Disney’s just released a second full trailer for Christopher Robin starring Ewan McGregor as a grown-up Christopher. In the new trailer, Christopher’s beloved childhood friends return to help him get his priorities straight.
The classic stuffed animals and their human friend, Christopher Robin, were created by A.A. Milne. The family-friendly action adventure was directed by Marc Forster (All I See is You, World War Z) from a script by Alex Ross Perry and Allison Schroeder, from a story by Perry. Christopher Robin was produced by Brigham Taylor and Kristin Burr. Renée Wolfe and Jeremy Johns served as executive producers.
The live-action cast includes McGregor, Hayley Atwell (Agent Carter) as his wife Evelyn; Bronte Carmichael (Darkest Hour) as his daughter Madeline; and Mark Gatiss (Game of Thrones) as Keith Winslow, Robin’s boss. The actors lending their voices to the CG animals include Jim Cummings as Winnie the Pooh, Chris O’Dowd (The Cloverfield Paradox) as Tigger, Brad Garrett (Fargo) as Eeyore, Toby Jones (Wayward Pines) as Owl, Nick Mohammed (Uncle) as Piglet, Peter Capaldi (Doctor Who) as Rabbit, and Sophie Okonedo (The Hollow Crown) as Kanga.
Disney’s set an August 3, 2018 theatrical release date.
The Plot: In the heartwarming live action adventure Disney’s Christopher Robin, the young boy who shared countless adventures with his band of lovable stuffed animals in the Hundred Acre Wood is now grown up and living in London but he has lost his way. Now it is up to his childhood friends to venture into our world and help Christopher Robin rediscover the joys of family life, the value of friendship and to appreciate the simple pleasures in life once again.