High-anticipated Sequel to Hit Theatres Worldwide October 2023Additional Cast Announcements Coming Soon
TORONTO, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Following the massive global success of PAW Patrol: The Movie™, Spin Master Entertainment, Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies today revealed the first new star voice talent being added to the cast of the upcoming PAW Patrol: The Mighty Movie™. Preschoolers’ favorite team of pups will return to the big screen with Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe®-winning actor Taraji P. Henson (“Minions: Rise of the Gru”, “Hidden Figures”, “Empire”) lending her voice to the film, slated for exclusive theatrical release on October 13, 2023. The studio is currently seeking voice talent for the original film and new cast members. All of these will soon be announced. Henson is currently represented in M88, CAA. Johnson Shapiro SlewettCole & Company and the Lede Company.
“I am so excited to be a part of the next PAW Patrol theatrical adventure,”Henson. “While I don’t want to give too much away, my character in the film throws the pups some new challenges that they must unite to overcome. I think the film has a powerful message for kids that no matter how small they might be, they can still make a difference in their community.”
It was known as pup domination when the first feature film in the preschool powerhouse franchise’s powerhouse franchise debuted in theatres last January. August 2021The number one spot in more that 25 countries was occupied by, which has amassed over $1.5 billion. $150 millionWorldwide box office. Paramount+ released it simultaneously in the US that day. The film quickly became the most watched movie on the platform, and is still being viewed an average of 3+ hours each day.
The veteran animation director will be directing the follow-up feature. Cal Brunker (“PAW Patrol: The Movie“, “Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature”) return to direct the film while also reuniting with writing partner, Bob Barlen (“PAW Patrol: The Movie”, “Bigfoot Family”), who will take on the role of associate producer. Jennifer DodgePresident of Spin Master Entertainment Laura ClunieSpin Master’s Senior vice president Development, Current Series and Features Film, and Toni StevensThe film will be produced by and directed by Spin Master Senior Vice President Entertainment Production & Operations. Ronnen HararySpin Master was co-founded by me. Adam Beder, Spin Master’s Executive vice president, and Peter SchlesselExecutive produce
PAW PATROL – THE MIGHTY MOVIE SUMO Synopsis
Adventure CityIt is where a magical meteor crashes into. PAW PatrolThe MIGHTY PUPS gives pups superpowers, which transform them into the MIGHTY PUPS. Skye, Skye’s smallest member of team, finds her new powers a dream come true. Things take a bad turn when Humdinger, the pups’ archrival, escapes from jail and teams up. Victoria VanceA meteor-obsessed mad scientist is determined to steal superpowers and make them into supervillains. The fate and destiny of Adventure CityYour life is in danger. The Mighty Pups must stop these supervillains before it is too late. Skye will need to see that even the smallest puppy can make an impact.
About Spin Master
Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY is a global leader in children’s entertainment. Through its three creative outlets, it creates extraordinary play experiences centresToys, Entertainment, & Digital Games. With distribution in over 100 countries, Spin Master is best known for award-winning brands PAW Patrol®, Bakugan®, Kinetic Sand®, Air Hogs®, Hatchimals®, Rubik’s Cube® and GUND®, and is the global toy licensee for other popular properties. Spin Master Entertainment creates and produces compelling entertainment. MultiplatformIt produces content through its own studio, partnerships with outside creators and the preschool franchise. PAW PatrolThere are many other original series and short-form films as well as feature films. With the support of the Toca Boca® and Sago Mini® brands, offering open-ended and creative game and educational play in digital environments. Spin Master Ventures is the Company’s subsidiary that invests in minority businesses and start-ups around the world through Spin Master Ventures. Spin Master employs more than 2,000 people across 30 offices in the world. For more information, visit spinmaster.comFollow-up InstagramFacebook, Twitter, and Twitter @spinmaster.
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