Disney has dropped a brand new teaser trailer for their latest live action adventure, Artemis Fowl, leaving plenty of room for questions, speculation, and intrigue. The film, based off the hit book by Eoin Colfer, follows the story of 12 year old Artemis Fowl.
Descending from a long line of criminal masterminds, Fowl will find himself in an epic struggle with a hidden race of fairies. The key to his father’s disappearance may also be revealed, opening the door on a brand new adventure never before seen.
The film is directed by famed actor and director, Kenneth Branagh, whose previous work includes films such as Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Murder on the Orient Express, and Disney’s live action adaptation of Cinderella.
The film will star Ferdia Shaw, Lara McDonell, Tamara Smart, Nonzo Anozie, Josh Gad, and Judi Dench. Judy Hofflund and Kenneth Branagh are producing with Angus More Gordon and Matthew Jenkins serving as executive producers. The screenplay is by Conor McPherson.
Disney’s Artemis Fowl will unravel a new tale in theaters on August 9, 2019.