Universal Options "The Wicked + The Divine" for TV Adaptation
After stunning us in May with the first trailer for the Guillermo del Toro-produced Book of Life, Fox and Reel FX with another look at the gorgeous CG-animated film set against the backdrop of the Mexican Day of the Dead.
Directed by Jorge Gutierrez, The Book of Life is a Romeo & Juliet-style love story that follows Manolo (voiced by Diego Luna), a young man torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he sets out on a journey that spans three fantastical worlds where he must face his greatest fears.
Opening Oct. 17, the film also stars Channing Tatum, Zoë Saldana, Ice Cube, Ron Perlman, Christina Applegate, Danny Trejo, Cheech Marin, Kate del Castillo and Eugenio Derbez.