Tiger's Apprentice: A Paramount+ Original Animated Film
The Paramount+ platform has given the green light to the service's next original film: the animated family film titled The Tiger's Apprentice, which premieres in the United States on February 2. At the moment, details on the availability of the film in other international markets have not yet been announced.
The film's teaser trailer features the voices of actors such as Henry Golding, Brandon Soo Hoo, Lucia Liu, Sandra Oh and Michelle Yeoh. The film is based on the children's book series of the same name by Laurence Yep and tells the story of a Chinese-American teenager, Tom Lee, who discovers that he belongs to a long line of magical protectors known as the Guardians. With the help of a mythical tiger named Hu, Tom trains to face Loo, a powerful force with evil intentions.
The film's voice cast includes numerous notable names, and the production boasts direction by Raman Hui and screenplay by David Magee and Christopher Yost. The work is produced by Jane Startz, Sandra Rabins and Bob Persichetti, and features Maryann Garger, Kane Lee and Carlos Baena as executive producers.