Netflix released the trailer for Henry Selick and Jordan Peele’s ‘Wendell & Wild’ starring Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Lyric Ross, and Angela Bassett. Two scheming demon brothers, Wendell and Wild (Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele), enlist the aid of 13-year-old Kat Elliot (Lyric Ross) to summon them to the Land of the Living. Check out the trailer below.
Directed by Henry Selick. The animated pic is based on Selick and Clay McLeod Chapman’s unpublished book of the same name.
Wendell & Wild Plot
Read the ‘Wendell & Wild’ synopsis, “From the delightfully wicked minds of Henry Selick and producer Jordan Peele comes ‘Wendell & Wild’, an animated tale about scheming demon brothers Wendell (Keegan-Michael Key) and Wild (Peele), who enlist the aid of Kat Elliot — a tough teen with a load of guilt — to summon them to the Land of the Living. But what Kat demands in return leads to a brilliantly bizarre and comedic adventure like no other, an animated fantasy that defies the law of life and death, all told through the handmade artistry of stop motion.“
The voice cast stars Keegan-Michael Key as Wendell, Jordan Peele as Wild, Lyric Ross as Kat Elliot, Angela Bassett as Sister Helley, James Hong as Father Bests, Sam Zelaya as Raul, Tamara Smart as Siobhan, Seema Virdi as Sloane, Ramona Young as Sweetie, and Ving Rhames as Buffalo Belzer.
Wendell & Wild Release Date
Wendell & Wild will premiere at the 47th Toronto International Film Festival on September 11, 2022, and on Netflix on October 28, 2022.