Tom and Jerry Movie Goes After Chloe Grace Moretz
Chloë Grace Moretz is in the process of finalizing his casting for the lead role in the next film Tom and Jerry ]. A modern version of the classic cartoon series of the same name, the film will consist of live animation and action, as the cat and mouse holders will be animated while the human characters will not be animated. Tim Story will be the director of Shaft in addition to producing with Sharla Sumpter Bridgett. The writing of credits does not seem complete yet, but writers Kevin Costello ( Brigsby Bear ), Katie Silberman ( Booksmart ) and April Prosser ( The Last Summer ]) would have all contributed to the story. The official release date was set for April 16, 2021.
Known to be a mortal enemy, Tom and Jerry will be confronted with a turnaround in their classical history the next movie. Although they are clearly not friends, both will be forced to put aside their differences to face a common enemy. Hotel employee Kayla, the character Moretz is negotiating, is tasked with ridding Jerry's mouse of the prestigious establishment for a glam wedding. She enlisted the services of Tom, an alley cat, to help her get rid of Jerry, who obviously will not know too much about the characters' story. It turns out that Kayla's chef at the hotel does not like Tom or Jerry too much, which has brought the enemies to regroup in partners.
Chloe Moretz began her acting career in the horror genre, debuting in 2005. The Amityville Horror as a small child. Her recent roles have brought her back to the genre, as she had appeared during the restart of the horror classic Dario Argento Suspiria . More recently, Moretz starred in the thriller Greta which depicts a young woman victim of an obsessive stalker. Appearing in a film Tom and Jerry will make her step back further and further from these more horrible roles, and actress fans will have a hard time seeing her in a more family-friendly movie roles too.
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Tom and Jerry is not the only hybrid movie of real action and animation from Warner Animation Group. The company also develops Space Jam 2 with NBA legend, LeBron James, in the lead role. Sonequa Martin-Green of Star Trek: Discovery was also chosen to play James's wife in the film. As Michael Jordan did in the original movie, James and Bugs Bunny, Lola and other favorite characters from Looney Tunes fans will participate in following this movie for a high stakes basketball game. James also produces with Ryan Coogler and Maverick Carter. Space Jam 2 was provisionally published on July 16, 2021.
This year, Moretz will appear in at least two other animated projects. She provides the voice of Snow White in Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs and Wednesday Addams in a new adaptation of The Addams Family . Whether it's live action, live action or a combination of both, Moretz seems to be holding himself busy. This information comes from Collider.