Benedict Cumberbatch is the Grinch who stole Christmas, get used to it
April 14, 2016 - Uncategorized
LAS VEGAS — Benedict Cumbergrinch? Benegrinch Cumberbatch?
However you want to mash it up, Benedict Cumberbatch is set to voice the Grinch in Universal/Illumination’s animated How the Grinch Stole Christmas, now set for 2017.
Illumination honcho Chris Meledandri announced the voice casting Wednesday night at CinemaCon, the annual gathering of Hollywood studios and the exhibitors who show their movies.
Universal/Illumination had little to show CinemaCon from the film besides a few images of the computer-generated Grinch himself, who looked more like the green guy from the 1966 short than the 2000 cinematic take starring Jim Carrey. Read more…