Rovio Entertainment has announced Jon Vitti will pen the screenplay for the film adaptation of the Angry Birds video game franchise. Among his numerous honors, Vitti has been particularly celebrated at the Emmy Awards: he won one as a writer-consulting producer on King of the Hill, and was nominated for his work on The Simpsons and The Larry Sanders Show. He also shared an Annie nomination as a writer for The Simpsons Movie. Details are skim regarding the comedic adventure Vitti will pen for Birds. Nonetheless, audiences can catch the frustrated fowls when Sony Pictures releases them into theaters on July 1, 2016.