• Saturday, Dec 07, 2019
  • Last Update : 12:39 am

Live action ‘Tom and Jerry’ coming December next year

  • Published at 10:35 pm October 27th, 2019
Tom-And-Jerry.jpg
Tom and Jerry Collected

The director, Tim Story, is known for Fantastic Four (2005), Barbershop (2002), and Taxi (2004)

Tom and Jerry live action/CGI film will hit the big screen next Christmas. Warner Bros moved the release date up to December 23, 2020. The hybrid film of the beloved cat and mouse was previously slated for release in April 2021. 

The director,Tim Story, is known for Fantastic Four (2005), Barbershop (2002), and Taxi (2004). 

Tom and Jerry will star Chloe Grace Moretz (If I stay), Michael Pena (American Hustle), Ken Jeong (The Hangover), Pallavi Sharda, and so on. American actor Brian Stepanek, who played the clumsy janitor in Disney channel’s hit series The Suite Life of Zack & Cody is playing Tom.

The new film sees Tom the cat, and Jerry the mouse getting kicked out of their home, and relocating to a fancy New York hotel where a scrappy employee named Kayla (Moretz) must evict the mouse before a high-class wedding at the hotel. She hires the piano-playing cat to save her job.

Tom and Jerry was created by William Hanna, and Joseph Barbera in 1940. Seven of the shorts of the animated series won Oscars from 1943 to 1953.