Chucky goes to have a really acquainted voice when he hits the large display this summer season.
Star Wars actor Mark Hamill revealed in a video posted to his Twitter on Saturday that he might be voicing the murderous doll when the brand new Youngster’s Play remake hits theaters on June 21. The video first performed in the course of the movie’s panel at WonderCon over the weekend, with Hamill addressing the group of followers.
“Good day WonderCon, it’s Mark Hamill right here. And in the event you’re questioning who’s going to voice Chucky within the new Youngster’s Play, you’re taking a look at him,” Hamill says within the video. “I can’t wait to deliver such an iconic character to life and current him in a manner you’ve by no means seen him earlier than. Youngster’s Play this summer season, we’re gonna have some enjoyable. And bear in mind: he’s greater than only a toy, he’s your greatest good friend.”
“Folks let me inform you ’bout my greatest good friend…”
The depraved enjoyable begins when @ChildsPlayMovie is unleashed in theaters: Friday, June 21st 2019. #SoLuckyImChucky @MGM_Studios @OrionPictures pic.twitter.com/ExOYuwj9sP
— Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) March 31, 2019
Youngster’s Play producer Seth Grahame-Smith stated that it was all the time their aim to get Hamill on board, in line with Leisure Weekly.
“We requested, pondering there was no manner it could ever occur and he stated, ‘Sure.’ He was the primary selection, a giant swing, and it simply occurred,” Grahame-Smith stated.
Apart from being a family identify for taking part in Luke Skywalker within the Star Wars franchise, Hamill has additionally gained reward and notoriety for voicing The Joker in Batman: The Animated Sequence.
The primary trailer for Chucky’s terrifying return dropped in March, with Aubrey Plaza getting the quick finish of the stick. The 34-year-old actress performs a well-meaning mom who buys her son Andy (Gabriel Bateman) a Buddi doll. However issues shortly begin to go downhill when the doll seems to be a psycho serial killer.
The film comes 30 years after the unique by the identical identify made its debut in 1988 and reimagines Chucky’s origin story, very similar to the way in which 2017’s It gave new life to an outdated and terrifying character.
Youngster’s Play, additionally starring Atlanta’s Bryan Tyree Henry as a detective investigating the murders, hits theaters June 21.