The second installment to “Alice in Wonderland” is definitely in the works and Tim Burton and “Pirates of the Caribbean 5” star Johnny Depp are working doubly hard to make the sequel more exciting yet true to the story book.
The sequel is officially titled “Alice in Wonderland: Through The Looking Glass.” The Tim Burton classic children fantasy movie adaptation is starred by returning casts Anne Hathaway, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter and Mia Wasikowska.
They are going to be joined by new members Sacha Baron Cohen and Rhys Ifans.
Voice performances by Stephen Fry, Toby Jones, Alan Rickman, Michael Sheen and Timothy Spall are also featured in the sequel.
Watch some of the behind the scenes footage of the original film below: To know more about the sequel, which is scheduled for release on May 27, 2016 read the official press release to “Alice in Wonderland 2” below: Disney’s “Alice In Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass” begins principal photography this week, featuring an award-winning production team and all-star ensemble cast, including Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Mia Wasikowska, Helena Bonham Carter and Sacha Baron Cohen.
James Bobin (“The Muppets,” “Muppets Most Wanted”) helms the film, which revisits Lewis Carroll’s beloved stories with an all-new new tale that travels back to Underland-and back in Time.
“Alice In Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass” is produced by Joe Roth (“Maleficent,” “Alice in Wonderland”), Jennifer Todd (“Alice In Wonderland,” “Memento”), Suzanne Todd (“Alice In Wonderland,” “Memento”) and Tim Burton (“Alice in Wonderland,” “Frankenweenie”).
Scotti (“Muppets Most Wanted,” “The Muppets”) is the executive producer; Linda Woolverton (“Maleficent,” “Alice In Wonderland,” “Beauty and the Beast”) penned the screenplay.
Shooting on location and at Shepperton Studios in England, the film is slated for release on May 27, 2016.
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