From Warner Bros. Pictures comes, â€œPan,â€ a live-action Peter Pan feature directed by Joe Wright (â€œAtonement,â€ â€œPride & Prejudiceâ€).
Offering a new take on the origin of the classic characters created by J.M. Barrie, the action adventure follows the story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland. There, he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destinyâ€”to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan.
The film stars Oscar nominee Hugh Jackman (â€œLes MisÃ©rablesâ€) as Blackbeard; Garrett Hedlund (â€œInside Llewyn Davisâ€) as Hook; Oscar nominee Rooney Mara (â€œThe Girl with the Dragon Tattooâ€) as Tiger Lily; Adeel Akhtar (â€œThe Dictatorâ€) as Smee; and newcomer Levi Miller as Peter.
Rounding out the cast are Taejoo Na (â€œThe Kickâ€) as Kwahu; Nonso Anozie (â€œSon of God,â€ â€œAtonementâ€) as Bishop; Kathy Burke (â€œTinker Tailor Soldier Spyâ€) as Mother Barnabas; Kurt Egyiawan (â€œSkyfallâ€) as Murray; Lewis MacDougall (UK TVâ€™s â€œIn the Name of the Childrenâ€) as Nibs; newcomer Leni Zieglmeier as Wendy Darling; Jack Charles (â€œMystery Roadâ€) as The Chief/Tiger Lilyâ€™s father; and Amanda Seyfried (â€œLes MisÃ©rablesâ€) as Mary.
Wright directs â€œPanâ€ from a screenplay written by Jason Fuchs. Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter and Paul Webster are producing, with Tim Lewis serving as executive producer.
Filmed at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, â€œPan,â€ is set for a worldwide release in 3D and 2D in select theatres and IMAXÂ® on July 17, 2015.