Universal Pictures has released the trailer for Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax. The film is being co-directed by Chris Renaud (”Despicable Me”) and Ken Daurio (who co-wrote scripts for both this and “Horton Hears A Who”) with a voice cast that includes Taylor Swift, Danny DeVito, Zac Efron, Ed Helms, Rob Riggle and Betty White.
The animated adventure follows the journey of a 12-year-old as he searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Danny DeVito will lend his vocal talents to the iconic title character of the Lorax, while Ed Helms will voice the enigmatic Once-ler. Also bringing their talents to the film are global superstars Zac Efron as Ted, the idealistic youth who searches for the Lorax, and Taylor Swift as Audrey, the girl of Ted’s dreams. Rob Riggle will play financial king O’Hare, and beloved actress Betty White will portray Ted’s wise Grammy Norma.
Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax is in theaters in Real Tree-D and IMAX, March 2nd, 2012.
Are you a fan of animated movies? Will you go see The Lorax?