Foster is an upcoming fantasy animated film. The movie is the fifteenth animated Blue Sky studios project.
After delivering famous animated franchises like Ice Age and Rio, comes Foster.
The movie follows a young boy. He is dissatisfied with the ending of his favorite book series and wants a different ending. But in order to convince the author to change the ending, he accidentally gets transported into the series’s world with the author. The movie is primarily based on the cartoon- Foster’s home for imaginary friends, which aired on cartoon network from 2004 to 2009.
Here is everything to know about the upcoming Foster movie, including its cast, release date, and plot.
When will it release?
Foster is an official property of Blue Sky Studios and 20th Century Studios. Foster was to release on August 17, 2021, initially. But it will now to release on March 5, 2021. This means that the movie will now share theatre screens with Tom and Jerry: The movie and Ghostbusters: Afterlife. The animated film will have a runtime of one hour and nineteen minutes.
Also, the movie has a PG rating, which means the movie is appropriate for children above seven.
Who are the cast and crew members for the film?
The movie comes from the director Karen Disher and Steve Martino. Karen Disher is the first female director in the animated film genre. Bruce Anderson, Gillian Carr, Marc Platt, and Lori Forte are the film producers, and Troy Takaki is the editor.
However, the makers have made no official announcement about the characters for the film. John Powell and Marc Shaiman will give the music to this musical fantasy film. Oscar-winning lyricists Benj Pasek and Justin Paul are also a part of the project. They are well known for their contribution to La La Land (2016) and Aladdin (2019).
Evidently, Blue Sky seems to have a taste for releasing their movies in March.
So, Foster becomes the fifth Blue Sky movie to come out in March after Ice Age (2002), Robots (2005), Ice Age 2: The Meltdown (2006), and Horton Hears a Who! (2008).
What is the plot for the upcoming film?
The movie is based on the popular Cartoon Network’s show Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends. However, the movie follows the story of a young reader who is transported into the mystical world of his favorite fantasy series. Along with him is the author of the series too. The movie is of the fantasy genre and is a musical film.
This is the third musical film of Blue Sky Studios after Rio (2011) and Rio 2 (2014).
Also, the official tagline of the movie says that the movie will have a girl protagonist as well.
Although the movie will come out in March next year, until then, fans could enjoy the other enjoyable movies from the Blue Sky Studios. Right now, there are no more updates on the upcoming animated movie Foster, but soon fans can get an update regarding this movie. Also, stay tuned to remain updated with all the trending and exciting news about the entertainment industry.