Disney To Release New WINNIE THE POOH Film
Published: November 13, 2010 - 3:01pm
New images and a trailer have been released for the next Winnie the Pooh film set to be released in the U.S. on July 15 and in the U.K. on April 15.
The cast consists of Jim Cummings as Pooh, Craig Ferguson as Owl, Tom Kenny as Rabbit, Travis Oates and Bud Luckey; with John Cleese as the narrator.
There’s seven new songs composed by Bobby and Kristen Lopez. Some of the song titles have been revealed as A Pooh Bear Takes Care of His Tummy, A Very Important Thing To Do, Everything Is Honey and The Winner Song. Zooey Deschanel will perform the Winnie the Pooh theme song.
The stories come from five as-yet unadapted A.A. Milne original stories and the hunt for the Backson storyline will be featured int he film. "The Backson" story is focused on when Rabbit misinterprets a note from Christopher Robin.
Winnie the Pooh vet Burny Mattinson will be the chief story artist on the film. The film will be directed by Stephen Anderson and Don Hall, and Peter Del Vecho will be producing.