In regard to the recent rumors and speculation that has been swirling around the internet lately, the Jim Henson Company released this statement earlier today:
"The Jim Henson Company remains committed to producing Power of the Dark Crystal. The film has not been “cancelled” or “put on hiatus” or any of the other rumored status changes that have been floating around. This film is an ambitious undertaking for us and it continues to move forward...We are grateful to the fans who support Power of the Dark Crystal and we are excited to make this new chapter in the Dark Crystal story a reality."
– Lisa Henson, co-CEO of The Jim Henson Company & producer of Power of the Dark Crystal