James Marsden To Star In SONIC THE HEDGEHOG Live Action Film


James Marsden (Westworld) is set to star in a film adaption of beloved video game Sonic The Hedgehog. 

Sonic The Hedgehog probably one of two of the most recognisable video game characters in the world is set for a live action/animation film adaption. Over 360 million games sold over 25 years worth of different gaming consoles as well as numerous animated tv show adaptions have made. The story features a hedgehog named Sonic on a quest to defeat Doctor Robotnik, a scientist who has imprisoned animals in robots and stolen magical Chaos Emeralds.

Jeff Fowler is set to direct with Tim Miller and Toby Ascher set to be Executive Producers. The film is set for release on Nov. 15, 2019 and will be the first time that Sonic has appeared on the big screen.

SOURCE: Variety.com