Universal has released a teaser poster for the 3D animated adaptation of Dr. Seuss’ “The Lorax.” An environmentally conscious film, the Lorax will be voiced by Danny DeVito. The film will also feature the voices talents of Zac Efron as main character Ted, Taylor Swift as Ted’s love-interest Audrey, Ed Helms as the Once-ler, Rob Riggle as greedy financial king O’Hare and Betty White as Ted’s wise grandmother.
“The Lorax” opens in 3D on March 2nd, 2012. Check out its very orange poster below and let us know what you think.
Here’s the official synopsis for the film:
The 3D-CGI feature Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax is an adaptation of Dr. Seuss’ classic tale of a forest creature who shares the enduring power of hope. The animated adventure follows the journey of a boy as he searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Danny DeVito will lend his vocal talents to the iconic title character of the Lorax, while Ed Helms will voice the enigmatic Once-ler. Also bringing their talents to the film are global superstars Zac Efron as Ted, the idealistic young boy who searches for the Lorax, and Taylor Swift as Ashley, the girl of Ted’s dreams. Rob Riggle will play financial king O’Hare, and beloved actress Betty White will portray Ted’s wise Grammy Norma.
Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax is the third feature created by Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment (Despicable Me, Hop).