Nintendo and Illumination Studios (Despicable Me, Sing) have announced the star-studded voice cast for the upcoming animated Super Mario Bros. film, which is set to be released worldwide December 2022.
Leading the flick is GOTG’s Chris Pratt and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia star Charlie Day as duo Mario and Luigi. Anya Taylor-Joy is set to play Princess Peach, with Jack Black on villain duties as Bowser. Supporting cast include Keegan-Michael Key as Toad, Seth Rogen as Donkey Kong, Fred Armisen as Cranky Kong, Kevin Michael Richardson as Kamek and Sebastian Maniscalco as Spike.
The new animated feature will be produced by Illumination‘s Chris Meledandri and Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto. On directing duties is Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic, who previously collaborated on the animated series Teen Titans Go! and the film Teen Titans Go! To the Movies.
Check out the announcement below:
The Super Mario Bros. Animated Film movie is heading to theaters in North America on 12/21/22!— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 23, 2021
Check out the voice cast for the upcoming movie below 👇 pic.twitter.com/Xj31P6hk6y
Chris Pratt on IG— Culture Crave 🍿 (@CultureCrave) September 24, 2021
"It's-a me, Mario"🍄 pic.twitter.com/tj44fDyuXe