Disney are on a major role right now with Ralph breaking the break-office, the upcoming release of Mary Returns and the surprise teaser trailer release for the live-action remake of The Lion King. Today see’s another teaser trailer launched for Kenneth Branagh’s Artemis Fowl.
Based on the first book of Eoin Colfer’s best-selling series of the same name, the film is directed by Kenneth Branagh.
Newcomer Ferdia Shaw plays the title character, with Lara McDonnell (Love, Rosie) playing Captain Holly Short, a feisty, spirited elf, who is kidnapped by Artemis for a ransom of fairy gold. In the underground fairy world of Haven City, Academy Award®-winner Dame Judi Dench (Skyfall) plays Commander Root, the leader of the reconnaissance division of the LEPrecon, the fairy police force, and Josh Gad (Beauty and the Beast) plays Mulch Diggums, a kleptomaniac dwarf, who attempts to help rescue Holly. Above ground, Nonso Anozie (Cinderella) plays the Fowl family bodyguard, named Butler, and Tamara Smart (The Worst Witch) plays Butler’s niece Juliet. Miranda Raison (Murder on the Orient Express) plays Artemis’ mother Angeline.
The film will be released in Summer 2019
Artemis Fowl Official Synopsis
Descended from a long line of criminal masterminds, 12-year-old genius Artemis Fowl finds himself in a battle of strength and cunning against a powerful, hidden race of fairies who may be behind his father’s disappearance.