The first trailer for ‘Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile’, starring Shawn Mendes, Javier Bardem, and Constance Wu has been released. The film is an adaptation of the children’s story of the same name by Bernard Waber. Will Speck will be directing the film with a screenplay by Josh Gordon. watch the trailer below.
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile follows, “When the Primm family (Constance Wu, Scoot McNairy, Winslow Fegley) moves to New York City, their young son Josh struggles to adapt to his new school and new friends. All of that changes when he discovers Lyle – a singing crocodile (Shawn Mendes) who loves baths, caviar and great music-living in the attic of his new home. The two become fast friends, but when Lyle’s existence is threatened by evil neighbor Mr. Grumps (Brett Gelman), the Primm’s must band together with Lyle’s charismatic owner, Hector P. Valenti (Javier Bardem), to show the world that family can come from the most unexpected places and there’s nothing wrong with a big singing crocodile with an even bigger personality.”
“Mendes worked with Tony-winning composers Benj Pasek and Justin Paul — the duo behind musicals Dear Evan Hansen, The Greatest Showman, and La La Land — to create the songs for Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile.”
The film stars Javier Bardem as Hector P. Valenti, Lyle’s charismatic owner, Shawn Mendes as the voice of Lyle, Constance Wu as Mrs. Primm, Winslow Fegley as Josh Primm, Scoot McNairy as Mr. Primm, Brett Gelman as Mr. Grumps, and Lyric Hurd.
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile will hit theaters on October 7, 2022.