Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key will give voice to the protagonists of Wendell & Wild, the new animated film directed by Henry Selick.
The animated film Wendell & Wildmanufactured for Netflixwill have among the stars involved in the role of voice actors also Jordan Peele, Angela Bassett And Keegan-Michael Key.
The project will be directed by Henry Selick, already nominated for an Academy Award thanks to Coraline.
Netflix has announced that voicing the characters at the center of Wendell and Wild will be Lyric Ross (This Is Us), James Hong (Kung Fu Panda), Tamara Smart (A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting), Natalie Martinez (The Twilight Zone) , Tantoo Cardinal (Dances with Wolves), Gabrielle Dennis (A Black Lady Sketch Show), Igal Naor (300: Rise of an Empire), David Harewood (Tulip Fever), Maxine Peake (Black Mirror), Ramona Young (Never Have I Ever), Sam Zelaya, Seema Virdi, Gary Gatewood and Ving Rhames (Pulp Fiction), in addition to the trio consisting of Keegan Michael Key, Jordan Peele and Angela Bassett.
Jordan Peele will be involved as co-writer on the project alongside Henry Selick. At the center of the plot will be the demon brothers Wendell (Keegan-Michael Key) and Wild (Peele) who ask for the help of Kat Elliot, who at 13 already has a lot of guilt, to invoke them in the Land of the Living. But what Kat asks in return leads to a bizarre and comical adventure, an animated fantasy that goes against the laws of life and death, all told through the art of stop motion animation.
The soundtrack will be signed by Bruno Coulais.