Scooby-Doo is a 2002 American live Action comedy film directed by Raja Gosnell, produced by Charles Roven and Richard Suckle, and scripted by James Gunn. A live action adaptation of the Hanna-Barbera television cartoon series Scooby-Doo, the film stars Freddie Prinze, Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini, and Neil Fanning in the title role with supporting roles played by Scott Innes, Rowan Atkinson and Isla Fisher. It is the first (chronologically, the third and penultimate) installment in the Scooby-Doo live-action film series. Scooby-Doo and the other nonhuman characters were created on-screen using computer-generated imagery. Filming took place in and around Queensland on an estimated budget of $84,000,000. The film was released on June 14, 2002, and though it received generally negative reviews, it grossed $275 million worldwide against a $84 million budget.