The upcoming Garfield movie with Chris Pratt’s voice for the lead character will be arriving on February 16, 2024. The film produced by Alcon Entertainment was first announced back in 2016 after the production house acquired the rights for the upcoming film from Garfield creator, Jim Davis, who will also serve as an executive producer.
This will be the third theatrical film since Garfield’s 1978 debut. It was announced that the film would star Pratt in November 2021.
Interestingly Pratt is also set to provide the voice to Mario in Illumination Entertainment’s adaptation of the video game franchise that is scheduled to come out early next year. Samuel L Jackson, will play a brand-new character Vic, who is Garfield’s father in the new film.
The Garfield film will be directed by Mark Dindal of The Emperor’s New Groove fame, who will be adapting a screenplay penned by Finding Nemo writer David Reynolds.