When John Lasseter announced that he was leaving Pixar Studios to work as the head of Skydance Animation, everyone waited with bated breath for his first release. Mr. Lasseter has had a hand in creating some of the highest-grossing and most beloved animated films of all time during his tenure with both Disney Animation and Pixar Studios. Some of the films he has had a role in creating include The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, Toy Story, Monster, Inc., Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, Cars, Wall-E, Up, The Princess and the Frog, Tangled, Wreck-It Ralph, Frozen, Moana and Coco. The list is extremely impressive.
Unfortunately though, while everyone was waiting to see what John Lasseter would do with Skydance Animation, the pandemic hit and everything came to a screeching halt. As such, the wait to see his newest project was delayed and delayed. Finally, Skydance Animation Studios announced a release date for his first film with the studio, Luck, scheduled to be released this summer. As part of this release, they also announced that they have found their princess for the next animated film to be released, Spellbound.
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Who Is Rachel Zegler?
Rachel Zegler is a young American actress who is best known for her role as Maria Vasquez in the musical drama West Side Story. She won a Golden Globe Award for best actress for her portrayal of Ms. Vasquez in the film. She is also slated to play Snow White in a live film adaptation of the classic 1937 animated film. Ms. Zegler is also known for her social media pages. It is believed that social media played a huge role in helping make her the star she is, with over 10 million people viewing various performances and songs that she has posted.
What Is the Movie Spellbound About?
The movie Spellbound follows Princess Ellian as she goes on a daring quest to save her family and her kingdom. A mysterious spell has transformed her parents into monsters and threatens to cover the made-up land of Lumbria in darkness forever. As Princess Ellian goes on this quest to stop the bad luck that has fallen on her family, she comes across many fun, mysterious and creative creatures. The movie features unique characters, an interesting storyline, and of course, catchy songs that both children and adults alike will enjoy singing along to.
When Is Spellbound Set to Be Released?
At this time, it is unknown exactly when Spelbound will be released. Originally, Spellbound had a release date of November 11, 2022. However, the pandemic has pushed many things back, and it is expected that the release date for this film will be pushed back as well. However, the studio may also make a push to keep the date the same and release it during the busy holiday season. While we do not have an exact release date for Spellbound, we do know that John Lasseter and Skydance Animation are releasing Luck on August 5, 2022. This will officially be John Lasseter’s first release with Skydance Animation.
John Lasseter and Skydance Animation have found their princess in Rachel Zegler for their upcoming animated film Spellbound. This movie has been highly anticipated as it is one of creative genius John Lasseter’s first releases with Skydance Animation. However, as the list of big names attached to this movie continues to grow, including Rachel Zegler voicing Princess Ellian, interest in this project continues to skyrocket. Fortunately, we only have to wait a few more months before this film is finally ready to be released.