Paramount has released the first teaser poster for the upcoming video game film, Sonic the Hedgehog, an upcoming live-action/CGI film that features SEGA’s famous speedster. This will mark Sonic’s first appearance on film. The teaser poster doesn’t give away many details, but Sonic’s iconic profile is definitely recognizable:
The film will star Ben Schwartz as Sonic (via motion-capture); Jim Carrey as the evil Dr. Robotnik; James Marsden as Sheriff Tom Wachowski and Tika Sumpter as Mrs. Wachowski. The brief synopsis is as follows: Small-town sheriff Tom Wachowski journeys to San Francisco to assist Sonic, a super fast anthropomorphic blue hedgehog, in his battle against the evil Dr. Ivo Robotnik.
The film is currently scheduled to be released on November 8th, 2019, in the U.S., November 28th in Australia and December 26th in the U.K.