Jingle Jangle (film)
|Directed by||David E. Talbert|
|Written by||David E. Talbert|
Jingle Jangle is a upcoming American Christmas musical film written and directed by David E. Talbert. The film stars Forest Whitaker and Madalen Mills. The film will be released on Netflix in 2020.
A toymaker and his granddaughter construct a magical invention which, if they can get it to work in time for the holidays, could change their lives forever.
- Forest Whitaker as Jeronicus Jangle
- Madalen Mills
- Keegan-Michael Key
- Anika Noni Rose
- Phylicia Rashad
- Hugh Bonneville
On December 7, 2017, Netflix bought a pitch from David E. Talbert entitled Jingle Jangle, with Talbert signed on to write and direct the Christmas musical. On September 17, 2018, it was announced that John Legend and Mike Jackson signed on as producers alongside David E. Talbert, and Lyn Sisson-Talbert for Brillstein Entertainment Partners. Ty Stiklorius will executive produce. In October 2018, Forest Whitaker joined the cast of the film. In April 2019, Keegan-Michael Key, Phylicia Rashad, Anika Noni Rose and Madalen Mills joined the cast. In July 2019, Hugh Bonneville joined the cast.
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