‘The Incredibles 2’: Elastigirl Is The Star Of The Pixar Movie

At Disney's D23 Expo, The Incredibles 2 director Brad Bird revealed that Holly Hunter's Elastigirl is the star of the upcoming animated superhero sequel.

The first details for Brad Bird’s long-awaited sequel to the 2004 Pixar animated superhero film The Incredibles have been revealed along with an official piece of artwork for the project.

During the animation panel of Disney’s biennial D23 Expo, Bird said that Holly Hunter’s Elastigirl is going to be the star of the follow-up, with Mr. Incredible (voiced by Craig T. Nelson) working as a stay-at-home dad. The director also mentioned that the film is set to introduce a number of new heroes, but he remained tight-lipped when it came to details on these characters.

Nelson, Hunter and the rest of the Incredibles 2 cast, including Samuel L. Jackson, then assembled on stage, with Bird announcing that young actor Huck Milner is the new voice of Dash, taking over for Spencer Fox. Right after that, Bird presented a clip from the movie, featuring Jack-Jack using his powers.

While the clip has not yet been released online, Disney’s official Twitter page shared the following artwork for the upcoming sequel, as well as a cool short about Edna Mode with cameos from the fashion world.

The Incredibles 2 arrives in theaters on June 15, 2018. Stay tuned fore more details and live updates from Disney’s D23 Expo.

Source: Pixar

Michael Bezanidis

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