The Universal Pictures company has updated its logo as part of its 100th anniversary celebration. The new logo made its appearance with the new movie The Lorax, in theaters now! The logo will continue to be used in any new films released by the company.
This is the seventh logo that Universal Pictures has used in its 100-year-old lifespan. Do you like the new logo?
Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment will release a new movie on March 2, 2012 called “The Lorax.” The movie is based on the popular book by Dr. Seuss, and you can read a description of the animated film below:
“From the creators of Despicable Me and the imagination of Dr. Seuss comes the 3D-CG feature Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, an adaptation of the classic tale of a forest creature who shares the enduring power of hope. The animated adventure follows the journey of a 12-year-old 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.”
Actors voicing characters in “The Lorax” include:
- Danny DeVito as the Lorax
- Ed Helms as the Once-ler
- Zac Efron as Ted
- Taylor Swift as Audrey
- Rob Riggle as O’Hare
- Betty White as Grammy Norma
We have an awesome giveaway to help get fans excited for “The Lorax”! Here’s what one of YOU will win:
- Fuzzy Mustache
- Re-usable Tote
- Water Bottle
- Truffula Tree Pencils
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Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment have reported that film legend Al Pacino will be taking over the role of the villain El Macho in the upcoming “Despicable Me 2” after actor Javier Bardem passed on the opportunity last month. Returning actors are Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Miranda Cosgrove, and Russell Brand. The 3D animated adventure is set to hit theaters July 3, 2013.
Written by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio, “Despicable Me 2″ is directed by Chris Renaud and Pierre Coffin.