Disney launched the teaser trailer and revealed the first poster for its upcoming exciting adventure Artemis Fowl.
Directed by Kenneth Branagh and based on the beloved book by Eoin Colfer, the movie follows a 12-year-old genius, a descendant of a long line of criminal masterminds, as he finds himself in a battle of strength and cunning against a powerful, hidden race of fairies who may be behind his father’s disappearance.
The film stars Ferdia Shaw, Lara McDonnell, Tamara Smart, Nonzo Anozie, with 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 releases in U.S. theaters on August 9, 2019.
The movie is based off the book series of the same name. It is a series of eight science fiction fantasy novels written by Irish author Eoin Colfer. The series has received positive critical reception and generated huge sales. It has also originated graphic novel adaptations. A teenage genius, captures Holly Short, who is a Fairy and a captain of the LEPrecon (Lower Elements Police Recon), in the first book and holds her for ransom (gold) to exploit the magical Fairy People and restore his family’s fortune. In the sequel, he allies with the Fairies to rescue his father from the Russian Mafia. The series introduces the title character as an anti-hero and the fairies’ enemy, but as the series progresses, he assists the Fairies in resolving conflicts with worldwide ramifications. The series concluded with the eighth book in the series, call The Last Guardian, released July 2012.