The first picture and particulars for Netflix’s function animated adaptation of Roald Dahl’s The Twits debuts on-line.
Something strange from the twisted thoughts of Roald Dahl is coming to Netflix in 2025. Introducing The Twits, a function animated movie written and directed by Academy Award nominee Phil Johnston (Ralph Breaks the Internet, Zootopia, Grimsby). The Twits celebrates the primary display screen adaptation primarily based on the Roald Dahl e-book of the identical identify. Before arriving on Netflix, publishers translated The Twists into 41 languages and bought 16 million copies worldwide.
The Twits is a part of Netflix’s line-up of variations impressed by Dahl’s cherished tales, together with Wes Anderson’s upcoming live-action brief movie The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and an animated adaptation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Netflix landed the rights to Dahl’s library in September 2021, with initiatives in varied levels of manufacturing since. Jellyfish Pictures (The Boss Baby, The Bad Guys) is the animation studio accountable for The Twits.
Here’s the official synopsis for The Twists courtesy of Netflix:
Mr. and Mrs. Twit are the meanest, smelliest, nastiest folks on the earth who additionally occur to personal and function probably the most disgusting, most harmful, most idiotic amusement park on the earth, Twitlandia. But when the Twits rise to energy of their city, two courageous orphans and a household of magical animals are compelled to develop into as difficult because the Twits with the intention to save the town. A hysterically humorous, wild experience of a movie (chock-full of the Twits’ beloved methods–from the Wormy Spaghetti to the Dreaded Shrinks), The Twits can be a narrative for our occasions, in regards to the unending battle between cruelty and empathy.
“I’ve at all times been interested in reprehensible characters. I don’t know what this says about me, and I actually don’t wish to look into it. Point is, The Twits was my favourite e-book after I was a child. I really like the Twits and their horrible methods,” mentioned Johnston. “I really like that they lack self-awareness and private hygiene and any inkling of human decency. And I really like this film as a result of it reminds us that twits just like the Twits, whose default feelings are anger and vengeance, can’t be allowed to win in our world.”
With a number of initiatives within the works at Netflix and the brand new Wonka movie starring Timothée Chalamet as a younger Willy Wonka coming from Warner Bros, Roald Dahl’s world is making a scrumptious return to popular culture. Are you enthusiastic about The Twits coming to Netflix in 2025? Let us know within the feedback beneath.