Keegan Michael-Key and Jordan Peele reunite for new Netflix movie – Digital Spy

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And it’s a stop-motion from the director of Nightmare Before Christmas.
Keegan Michael-Key and Jordan Peele, known as comedy duo Key and Peele, are reuniting for a new film on Netflix. But even more exciting than that, it’s a new animated film from Henry Sellick, who directed Coraline, The Nightmare Before Christmas and James and the Giant Peach.
Deadline reports that the film, titled Wendell & Wild, stars the duo as a pair of demon brothers who convince a trouble teen to summon them into the Land of the Living.
But the teen, Kat, demands something in return for her help, and that something leads them all on a journey between life and death, all in beautiful stop-motion.

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Beyond Key and Peele, the film has an impressive voice cast. We’ve got Black Panther‘s Angela Bassett, Mission: Impossible‘s Ving Rhames, Avatar: The Last Airbender‘s James Hong, This Is Us Lyric Ross, The Village‘s Maxine Peake, Homeland‘s Igal Naor, Supergirl‘s David Harewood, Luke Cage‘s Gabrielle Dennis, Legends of Tomorrow‘s Ramona Young, A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting’s Tamara Smart, From Dusk till Dawn: The Series‘ Natalie Martinez, and more.
The film is said to be in post-production at the moment, which has us wondering if it will be coming out this year or next. It does sound like it’ll be great for Halloween, doesn’t it?
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Meanwhile, Jordan Peele has reunited with Get Out‘s Daniel Kaluuya alongside The Walking Dead‘s Steven Yeun and Scream Queens‘ Keke Palmer for Nope, which is described as a summer movie that swiftly turns into a nightmare. It’s planned for release in July.
Wendell & Wild will premiere on Netflix, but no release date has yet been announced.


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