Karl Urban presented the new trailer for The Sea Beast , centered on the two protagonists Jacob and little Maisie ( Zaris-Angel Hator ).
The original version:
In an age when terrifying creatures sail the seas, monster hunters are considered true heroes. And the great Jacob Holland is certainly the most acclaimed. But when the young Maisie Brumble clandestinely embarks on her legendary ship, the man surprisingly finds an ally. Together they embark on an epic journey into uncharted waters and make history. Directed by Oscar winner Chris Williams (Oceania, Big Hero 6, Bolt: A Hero on All Fours), The Monster of the Seas takes the viewer to the edge of the world, where the real adventure begins.
He worked in the nineties at Disney . He started as a story artist on Mulan , and then worked on a number of projects before making his debut as a co-director in Oceania , and then as a director on Big Hero 6 .
In a clip on the Netflix Animation site, which you can see below, Williams explained the reason behind his move to Netflix :
“It’s a place where people can do what they’ve always wanted to do but never thought they could.
And I think it’s a very exciting thing for people who work in animation. ”
The vocal cast includes: Karl Urban, Zaris-Angel Hator, Jared Harris, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Dan Stevens and Kathy Burke .
Directed by Chris Williams (Moana, Big Hero 6, Bolt), co-producer with Jed Schlanger and co-writer with Nell Benjamin . The editing was entrusted to Joyce Arrastia , the soundtrack is the work of Mark Mancina .
The Sea Beast will debut on Netflix on July 8
The animation is made by Sony Pictures Imageworks .