Disney Releases ‘Artemis Fowl’ Trailer
Book-lovers were ecstatic to learn the popular series and childhood favorite, Artemis Fowl, is making its way to the big screen.
The science-fiction series, written by Eoin Colfer, follows the fantasy adventures of 12-year-old criminal mastermind, Artemis Fowl. Six years after the final installment of the 8-part book series, Disney announced a film adaptation is finally in the works.
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The upcoming movie will star Ferdia Shaw as the lead role, alongside Josh Gad, Judi Dench, and Lara McDonnell. Colfer has been considering a film adaptation since the release of his first book in 2001, but finally signed with director Kenneth Branagh in 2015. The film is set to release August 9th, 2019.
Check out the new teaser below.
Disney’s ARTEMIS FOWL releases in U.S. theaters on August 9, 2019! Directed by Kenneth Branagh and based on the beloved book by Eoin Colfer, ARTEMIS FOWL follows 12-year-old genius Artemis Fowl, 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.