Nintendo and Illumination sign the new animated film set in the world of Super Mario Bros.: here is the first teaser trailer of Super Mario Bros. The Film, introduced during the special Direct tonight by Shigeru Miyamoto himself.
Directed by Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic (producers of Teen Titans Go! – The Movie ), from a screenplay by Matthew Fogel ( The LEGO Movie 2: A New Adventure , Minions 2 – How Gru Becomes Despicable ), Super Mario Bros. The Movie it will have an all-star cast in the original version: Chris Pratt will play Mario, Anya Taylor-Joy will play Princess Peach, Charlie Day will play Luigi and Jack Black will play Bowser; Keegan-Michael Key voices Toad, Seth Rogen and Fred Armisen in Donkey and Cranky Kong respectively.
Kevin Michael Richardson plays the role of Kamek and Sebastian Maniscalco plays the role of Spike.
The film is produced by Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and Shigeru Miyamoto for Nintendo. The film is co-financed by Universal Pictures and Nintendo and will be distributed worldwide by Universal Pictures: the arrival in US cinemas is scheduled for April 23, 2023, while the Italian date has not yet been made official (but it will presumably be the 20 or 27 April).