If you’re like me, you grew up on a few classic children’s books. Ferdinand the Bull was always one of my favorites. December 15 of this year Blue Sky Entertainment will release the story of Ferdinand as their latest animated film. Attached to this project are some big names: John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Gabriel Iglesias, and David Tennant. If you’ve never read the classic, go do it now.
Here’s a synopsis of the film:
FERDINAND tells the story of a giant bull with a big heart. After being mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure. Set in Spain, Ferdinand proves you can’t judge a bull by its cover.From Blue Sky Studios and Carlos Saldanha, the director of “Rio” and inspired by the beloved book “The Story of Ferdinand” by Munro Leaf and Robert Lawson, “Ferdinand” is a heartwarming animated comedy adventure with an all-star cast that includes John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Gina Rodriguez, Anthony Anderson and many more.