Today Disney+ the heartwarming new trailer and colorful poster from the upcoming film Disney’s The One and Only Ivan. Based on the award-winning book by Katherine Applegate.
The One and Only Ivan tells the story of Ivan, a silverback gorilla who learns that life isn’t defined by place and circumstance but by the power of friendship and the courage to make change happen.
The film features the voices of Sam Rockwell (Iron Man 2) as the gorilla Ivan; Angelina Jolie (Maleficent: Mistress of Evil) as Stella, the elephant; Danny DeVito (Dumbo) as Bob, the dog; Helen Mirren (The Queen) as Snickers the poodle; legendary singer Chaka Khan as Henrietta the chicken; Mike White (School of Rock) as Frankie the seal; Brooklynn Prince (The Florida Project) as Ruby the baby elephant; Ron Funches (Trolls) as Murphy, the rabbit; Phillipa Soo (Hamilton) as Thelma the parrot; and stars Ramon Rodriguez (Need for Speed), Ariana Greenblatt (Avengers: Endgame) and Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad).
The One and Only Ivan is directed by Thea Sharrock (Me Before You) from a screenplay by Mike White based on Applegate’s novel and is produced by the late Allison Shearmur, p.g.a., Angelina Jolie and Brigham Taylor, p.g.a. Sue Baden-Powell and Thea Sharrock serve as executive producers.
The film will be exclusively streaming on Disney+, August 14, 2020.