Disney provided a primary take a look at the upcoming sequel Mary Poppins Returns throughout Sunday’s Oscars telecast, however the studio is primed to tease one other live-action redo this week with its new Winnie the Pooh film Christopher Robin. Disney has launched the primary teaser poster for the upcoming movie at present, forward of a teaser trailer debut on Tuesday, March sixth. Whereas not a remake per se, this film may be very a lot in keeping with Disney’s smash hit updates like Magnificence and the Beast, The Jungle Ebook, and Cinderella because it brings a brand new iteration of the Winnie the Pooh story to the large display screen.
Discovering Neverland and Quantum of Solace filmmaker Marc Forster directs this new story, which stars Ewan McGregor because the grown up iteration of the titular character who has “lost his way.” Now it’s as much as his childhood mates to assist him bear in mind his previous, loving self as Pooh, Eeyore, Tigger, and others enterprise into our world.
If that logline sounds eerily just like Hook, it’s as a result of it sort of is. This undertaking really originated with acclaimed indie filmmaker Alex Ross Perry writing and directing, however he departed the director’s chair and the screenplay is now credited to Perry and Allison Schroeder (Hidden Figures) with a narrative by Perry. We’ll have a a lot better concept of what to anticipate from the movie with tomorrow’s teaser trailer, however this poster is a reasonably lovable appetizer.
Take a look at the Christopher Robin poster beneath. The movie additionally stars Hayley Atwell as Christopher’s spouse Evelyn, Bronte Carmichael as his daughter Madeline, and Mark Gatiss as Christopher’s boss Keith Winslow and options the voices of Jim Cummings as Winnie the Pooh; Chris O’Dowd as Tigger; Brad Garrett as Eeyore; Toby Jones as Owl; Nick Mohammed as Piglet; Peter Capaldi as Rabbit; and Sophie Okonedo as Kanga. Christopher Robin opens in theaters on August third.
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