|Directed by||:||Kenneth Branagh||Produced by||:||Kenneth Branagh||Based on||:||Eoin Colfer (book), Michael Goldenberg||Starring||:||Hong Chau, Judi Dench, Josh Gad||Production company||:||Tribeca Productions, Walt Disney Pictures||Country||:||United States|
Artemis Fowl is a 2019 After directing 'Murder in the Orient Express', Kenneth Branagh returns to put itself behind the cameras with 'Artemis Fowl', new film of Disney that will be released next August 30, 2019 and whose trailer has just launched the animation studio . Based on the first novel in the best-selling saga by Eoin Colfer, the film tells the story of a young 12-year-old genius descended from a family of criminals who finds himself involved in a battle against a powerful race of fairies that could be responsible for the disappearance of his father. The debutante Ferdia Shaw gives life to the young protagonist, and Lara McDonnell gets into the shoes of Captain Holly Short, a charismatic elf that Artemis kidnaps to ask the golden fairies in exchange for her rescue. The film, whose screenplay has adapted the prestigious playwright Conor McPherson, takes place between England, Northern Ireland and Ho Chi Minh and completes its cast with Judi Dench as Commander Root, leader of the reconnaissance division of LEPrecon, police force of the fairy Josh Gad, who plays the kleptomaniac dwarf Mulch Diggums, who will try to rescue Holly; Nonso Anozie as Butler, bodyguard of the Fowl; Tamara Smart in Julieta's skin, her niece; Miranda Raison as Angeline, Artemis's mother; Josh McGuire; Hong Chau; Nikesh Patel; Michael Abubakar; Jake Davies; Rachel Denning; Matt Jessup; Simone Kirby; Sally Messham and Adrian Scarborough.