Shout! Factory and Arcana Reveal Lovecraft Animation Cast
Shout! Factory and Arcana Studio have jointly announced that Ron Perlman (Hellboy, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them) and Christopher Plummer (Up, Beginners) will lead the voice cast for the new animated feature Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom. Plummer will voice the role of Dr. Herbert West while Perlman will be playing Shoggoth.
Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom is planned for release in all major platforms in fall 2016. It is an entertaining, exciting animated feature for any Lovecraft fan. The movie is produced, written and directed by Sean Patrick O-Reilly, which is based on Bruce Brown’s graphic novel published by Arcana. The story introduces the imaginative universe of Lovecraft to a new generation through an adventure that interlinks new stories and events from H.P. Lovecraft’s life as well as iconic components of his writings.
The film’s producer is Michelle O’Reilly while key creatives include senior modeller and art director Gary Yuen, CG supervisor Haqui Gbadamosi and senior editor Brendan Hansell.