The Grinch (film)
Early Release : November 8, 2018 ( Germany , South Korea )
Director : Yarro Cheney , Scott Mosier
Real time of the show :105
MPAA rating : PG (USA)
Music composed by : Danny Elfman
The Grinch (also known as Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch) is an upcoming computer-animated 3D comedy about America produced by Illumination Entertainment. Based on Dr. Seuss’ 1957 book, How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, It is the third film adaptation of the story, after the 1966 television special and the 2000 live-action feature film.
The Grinch is directed by Yarrow Cheney and Scott Mosier, written by Michael LeSieur and Tommy Swerdlow, narrated by Pharrell Williams and starring the voices of Benedict Cumberbatch, Rashida Jones, Kenan Thompson, Cameron Seely and Angela Lansbury. It is scheduled to be released by Universal Pictures in the United States on November 9, 2018 in RealD 3D and selected IMAX theaters.
The Grinch hatches a plan with his confident canine Max and the fat reindeer Fred to ruin Christmas when Whoville residents plan to make their annual holiday three times that year: steal all the Christmas gifts from Whosville’s inhabitants disguised as Santa Claus.
Meanwhile, Cindy Lou, who plans to look for Santa Claus to thank her for helping her widowed mother every Christmas, but little does she know that she is trying to exploit the cover of the Grinch.
Benedict Cumberbatch as The Grinch, a grumpy, green creature who dislikes Christmas.
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch CBE (born July 19, 1976 ) is an English actor who has performed in film, television, theater and radio. Cumberbatch graduated from the Victoria University of Manchester and continued his training at the Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in London, obtaining a Master of Arts in Classical Performance. He perf
ormed for the first time at the Open Air Theater, Regent’s Park in Shakespeare productions and made his West End debut in the revival of Hedda Gabler by Richard Eyre in 2005. Since then, he has participated in the Royal National Theater productions After the Dance (2010) and Frankenstein (2011). In 2015, he played William Shakespeare’s Hamlet at the Barbican Theater.
Cumberbatch’s television work includes appearances in Silent Witness (2002) and Fortysomething (2003) before playing Stephen Hawking in the television film Hawking in 2004. He has played Sherlock Holmes in the Sherlock series since 2010. He has also spearheaded the adaptation from Parade de Parade to Tom Stoppard. End (2012), The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses (2016) and Patrick Melrose (2018). In the cinema, Cumberbatch has starred in Amazing Grace (2006) as William Pitt the Younger, Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) as Khan, 12 Years a Slave (2013) as William Prince Ford, The Fifth Estate (2013) as Julian Assange and The game of imitation (2014) as Alan Turing. From 2012 to 2014, through the capture of voice and movement, he played the characters of Smaug and Necromancer in the movie series The Hobbit. Cumberbatch plays the character of Marvel Comics, Dr. Stephen Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which appears in Doctor Strange (2016), Thor: Ragnarok (2017) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018).
Cameron Seely as Cindy Lou Who, a young resident of Whoville.
Cameron Seely is an actress known for The Greatest Showman (2017), The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015) and Madam Secretary (2014). Young actress who played Helen Barnum in The Greatest Showman.
She also starred in the TV series Land The Jim Gaffigan Show as Mary.
Rashida Jones as Donna Lou Who, Cindy’s overworked mother.
Rashida Leah Jones (born February 25, 1976) is an American actress, filmmaker and producer. She is known for starring as Ann Perkins in the NBC comedy series Parks and Recreation, for which she received critical acclaim.
Jones also appeared as Karen Filippelli in the NBC comedy series The Office, and as Louisa Fenn in the Boston Public drama series Fox Public. She is also known for her work in film, which includes roles in I Love You, Man (2009), The Social Network (2010), Our Idiot Brother (2011), The Muppets (2011), and Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012). ), the latter of which he co-wrote.
Since 2016, she has starred in the main role in the TBS comedy series Angie Tribeca.
As a filmmaker, he directed the first episode of Hot Girls Wanted, a series focused on the sex industry. She was also executive producer of the series. In 2018, his documentary Quincy, about his own father, Quincy Jones, debuted on Netflix.
Jones was considering leaving the acting profession and obtaining a graduate degree in public policy before being offered the role in The Office. She joined the ensemble cast in September 2006, playing the role of Karen Filippelli. He appeared regularly during the third season, returning as a guest star for three episodes in seasons four, five and seven.
Kenan Thompson as Bricklebaum, a jolly citizen of Whoville.
Kenan Thompson (/ kiːnən / born May 10, 1978) is an American actor and comedian. Thompson began his acting career in the early 1990s, and gained fame as a member of the original cast of the Nickelodeon comedy series, All That.
In his first years of career, he often collaborated with his teammate All That, Kel Mitchell. In 1996, they began to star in their own sitcom, Kenan & Kel (1996-2001). He has been a cast member of the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live since 2003, and is the oldest cast member in the history of the show. Thompson is also known for his roles in the Mighty Ducks franchise, Good Burger, and the title character in the 2004 film Fat Albert.
He received a three-time Primetime Emmy Award, and ranks 88th in the 100 largest teen stars of VH1.
Thompson was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, to Fletcher and Elizabeth Ann Thompson. He has two brothers, an older brother and a younger sister. He began acting at age 15, appearing in the play The Gingerbread Duck. He auditioned for a theater company The Youth Ensemble of Atlanta (YEA). One of his first roles was as an entertainment reporter for CNN’s “Real News for Kids,” and he would continue to star in All That, and Kenan & Kel. While Kenan attended Tri-Cities High School, a magnet school of visual and performing arts in East Point, Georgia, he began filming his first film, D2: The Mighty Ducks.
Angela Lansbury as the Mayor of Whoville
Dame Angela Brigid Lansbury, DBE (born October 16, 1925) is an English-American-Irish actress who has appeared in theater, television and film. His career has spanned seven decades, many of them in the United States, and his work has attracted international recognition.
Lansbury was born to Irish actress Moyna Macgill and English politician Edgar Lansbury, a middle-class family in Regents Park, in central London; his paternal grandfather was the leader of the British Labor Party George Lansbury. To escape the Blitz, in 1940 he moved to the United States with his mother and two brothers, and studied acting in New York City. Coming from Hollywood in 1942, he signed with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and got his first film roles, in Gaslight (1944) and The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945), winning both his Oscar nominations and a Golden Globe award. She appeared in eleven additional films for MGM, mainly in supporting roles, and after her contract ended in 1952, she began to supplement her film work with theatrical appearances. Although largely considered a star of the B list during this period, his appearance in the film The Manchurian Candidate (1962) received widespread recognition and is considered one of his best performances. Upon moving on to the musical theater, Lansbury finally won stardom for playing the lead role in the Broadway musical Mame (1966), which earned her a variety of awards.In the midst of difficulties in his personal life, Lansbury moved from California to County Cork, Ireland in 1970, and continued with a variety of theatrical and film appearances throughout that decade.
Pharrell Williams as the Narrator
Pharrell Lanscilo Williams (/ fərɛl /, born April 5, 1973), also known as Pharrell, is a rapper, singer, songwriter, music producer, performance artist and American fashion designer. Williams and Chad Hugo are part of the production duo The Neptunes, which produces hip hop and R & B music. He is the lead vocalist of the band N * E * R * D, which he formed with Hugo and his childhood friend, Shay Haley. He released his first solo single, “Frontin ‘”, in 2003 and continued with his debut solo album, In My Mind, in 2006. His second album, Girl, was released in March 2014 and included the hit single “Happy”. As part of Neptunes, Williams has produced numerous singles for several recording artists.
Williams has won ten Grammy awards, including two with the Neptunes. He has also been nominated twice for the Academy Award, received a 2014 Best Original Song nomination for “Happy” (which appeared in Despicable Me 2) and a 2017 Best Film nomination as one of the producers of Hidden Figures.
Williams owns I am OTHER, a multimedia creative collective that serves as an umbrella for all of Pharrell Williams’ efforts, including the Billionaire Boys Club.
Sam Lavagnino as Ozzy
Sam Lavagnino (born June 29, 2006) is an American child voice actor best known for his roles as Catbug in Bravest Warriors and Young Grizz in We Bare Bears. He also tells the dog “Rolly” at the Disney Junior Puppy Dog Pals show.Lavagnino was born to the voice of actress Hope Levy and screenwriter Tom Lavagnino.
At 14 months of age, he was on the cover of TIME magazine where he was disguised as Albert Einstein. He was cast for Bravest Warriors as the role of Catbug, “a creature that is half cat, half sissy, which is actually a great attraction for the series simply because of the random comments it makes and the sound of its voice”. The series was aired in 2013, and he participated in the Cartoon Hangover panel for Comic-Con 2013 when he was seven years old , as well as in an autograph session for comics related to Catbug in Comic-Con 2014. He provided a voice in the trailer for the 2014 movie The Boxtrolls. In 2015, he was chosen as the voice of the younger version of Grizzly in We Bare Bears. He also expressed the character
‘Mr. Muffin ‘in the Asdf movie series created by TomSka. His first role as main character was like the dog “Rolly” in the Disney Junior Puppy Dog Pals show.
In February 2013, it was announced that Illumination Entertainment is developing a 3D animated film based on Dr. Seuss’s book with the title “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”, with Peter Candeland and Yarrow Cheney to direct it.
Like almost all other Illumination movies, the animation was created entirely in France by Illumination Mac Guff. The animation of the film was made using Autodesk Maya.