Weta Digital is a CGI animation and visual effects company based in Miramar, Wellington, New Zealand. It was founded by Peter Jackson, Richard Taylor, and Jamie Selkirk in 1993. It was to provide effects for The Adventures of Thomas until they stated they were no longer part of the project. However HiT Entertainment, have said there is "no definitive confirmation on the project's status at this time". It is currently unknown whether or not the film is still going ahead and if they are still part of the project.