Summit Entertainment’s Early Man has just released a new trailer along with a poster featuring two of the film’s main characters, Dug and Hognob. The Aardman Animations production was directed by Nick Park (Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit and Chicken Run) from a script by Mark Burton (Gnomeo and Juliet, Shaun the Sheep Movie), James Higginson, and John O’Farrell (Room 101).
The voice cast of Early Man includes Eddie Redmayne (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them), Tom Hiddleston (Thor: Ragnarok, I Saw the Light), Maisie Williams (Game of Thrones, The Book of Love), Timothy Spall (The Enfield Haunting, Alice Through the Looking Glass), Richard Ayoade (Paddington), and Mark Williams (Father Brown). The voice cast also includes Johnny Vegas (Still Open All Hours), Gina Yashere (Married Single Other), and Selina Griffiths (Benidorm).
Summit Entertainment, StudioCanal, and The British Film Institute will be releasing Early Man in theaters on February 16, 2018.
The Plot: Set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures roamed the earth, Early Man tells the story of courageous caveman hero Dug (Eddie Redmayne) and his best friend Hognob as they unite his tribe against a mighty enemy Lord Nooth (Tom Hiddleston) and his Bronze Age City to save their home.