The Grinch (film)
|Directed by||Peter Candeland
|Written by||Michael LeSieur
|Based on||How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
by Dr. Seuss
|Music by||Danny Elfman|
|Edited by||Chris Cartagena|
|Distributed by||Universal Pictures|
The Grinch (also known as Dr. Seuss' The Grinch) is an upcoming American 3D computer-animated Christmas film produced by Illumination Entertainment. Based on the 1957 Dr. Seuss story How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, it is being directed by Peter Candeland and Yarrow Cheney, co-directed by Matthew O'Callaghan, written by Michael LeSieur and stars Benedict Cumberbatch. The film is scheduled to be released by Universal Pictures on November 9, 2018. The film will be given a Real D 3D and IMAX 3D release.
In February 2013, it was announced that Illumination Entertainment is developing a 3D animated feature film based on the Dr. Seuss book, with Peter Candeland and Yarrow Cheney set to direct it and Benedict Cumberbatch voicing the title character.
A balloon of The Grinch and Max debuted in the 91st Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2017 to promote the film.
- Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (TV special)
- Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000 film)
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