Common Footage has dropped the official Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken trailer for DreamWorks Animation’s newest coming-of-age fantasy comedy film. It’s scheduled to reach in theaters on June 30.
The video introduces the titular teenage Kraken who’s disguising herself as a standard human woman. Her life adjustments with the arrival of a brand new fashionable woman, who seems to be a mermaid threatening to disclose her secret. This leads her to find her true powers, in addition to her future as Kraken from a royal lineage.
Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken is directed by Oscar nominee Kirk DeMicco and Faryn Pearl. The movie options the voices of Lana Condor (To All of the Boys I’ve Cherished Earlier than) as Ruby, Jane Fonda (Grace & Frankie) as a Warrior Kraken Queen, Toni Collette (Knives Out) as Ruby’s mother, Jaboukie Younger-White (Ralph Breaks the Web), Annie Murphy (Schitt’s Creek) as Chelsea, Colman Domingo (Worry the Strolling Lifeless) as Ruby’s supportive dad, E Sam Richardson (Veep) as Ruby’s enthusiastic uncle and Blue Chapman (Council of Dads) as Ruby’s cool little brother.
The movie is produced by Kelly Cooney Cilella (Trolls World Tour). Extra solid contains Will Forte (The Final Man on Earth), Nicole Byer (Nailed It!), Liza Koshy (Liza on Demand), Ramona Younger (By no means Have I Ever), Eduardo Franco (Stranger Issues) and Echo Kellum (Arrow).
“Candy, awkward 16-year-old Ruby Gillman is determined to slot in at Oceanside Excessive, however she largely simply feels invisible. She’s math-tutoring her skater-boy crush, who solely appears to admire her for her fractals, and she or he’s prevented from hanging out with the cool children on the seaside as a result of her over-protective supermom has forbade Ruby from ever getting within the water,” reads the synopsis.
“However when she breaks her mother’s #1 rule, Ruby will uncover that she is a direct descendant of the warrior Kraken queens and is destined to inherit the throne from her commanding grandmother, the Warrior Queen of the Seven Seas. The Kraken are sworn to guard the oceans of the world towards the useless, power-hungry mermaids who’ve been battling with the Kraken for eons. There’s one main, and fast, downside with that: The varsity’s stunning, fashionable new woman, Chelsea simply occurs to be a mermaid. Ruby will in the end must embrace who she is and go massive to guard these she loves most.”