Coinciding with St. Patrick’s Day, Nickelodeon has released a new trailer for their upcoming CG animated TV movie, Lucky. The movie premiered last Friday, March 8, at 7PM on Nickelodeon USA. Lucky focuses on the unluckiest Leprechaun around, Hap, who is searching for his family’s lost gold. You can watch the trailer below:
Lucky boasts of an all-star cast that includes Mark Hamill (Star Wars), Kira Kosarin (The Thundermans), Ron Funches (Trolls), Flula Borg (Pitch Perfect 2) and Gunnar Sizemore (Ben 10). While the movie has already premiered in the US, an international rollout across 170+ countries and territories is bound to follow.
The official synopsis:
In Lucky, unlucky leprechaun Happy McSweeney is in for the adventure of a lifetime when he and his friends — Sammy, the kind one; Shannon, the brave one; and Reggie, the weird one — set out on a daring mission to retrieve his family’s long-lost pot of gold that was stolen by the evil Houlihan from the McSweeney family years ago. Can Happy get his family luck back?
The movie is directed by Casey Leonard (Breadwinners) and written by Bart Coughlin (Alvinnn!!! And the Chipmunks), Bill Motz (Rufus) and Bob Roth (Rufus), with Darren Thomas and David Steinberg, Nickelodeon’s SVP of Animation Production, serving as executive producers. Lucky is produced by Nickelodeon Animation Studio in Burbank.