Have you ever thought about taking a different route from your routine life for glory, fame, and some adventure? If yes, then you’re gonna relate to our young and brave heroine, Maisie from The Sea Beast. The fans of animated movies, get ready for a thrilling ride full of roaring ships, a beautiful city, and some insane action as Netflix is coming with the latest animated film from the director Chris Williams (Moana, Big Hero 6) that will definitely impress you with some great adventure, gorgeous shots, good humor, and a deep storyline.
Here’s everything we know about The Sea Beast so far:
The Sea Beast Teaser
Netflix released the first teaser on March 30, 2022, for The Sea Beast. The project was first announced all the way back in 2018 (now 4 years ago) and was originally called Jacob and the Sea Beast and, at the time was pitched as “A charming seafarer sails into uncharted waters and discovers an unlikely ally in a sea monster.”
The first look of the movie looks impressive with some mind-blowing adventures, a brave heroine and we must say some pretty cool sea monsters. Animation is not something Netflix is trying for the first time but the animation in the teaser looks just amazing and the premise really has fans hooked and they couldn’t be more excited for its release!
Check out the official teaser below:
The Sea Beast Release Date
The Sea Beast will release on July 8, 2022. The film marks the solo feature directorial debut of Chris Williams. Chris Williams serves as the writer, director, and producer of The Sea Beast and has also served as co-director on Moana as well as 2014’s Big Hero 6. Netflix has uploaded a video of Chris Williams or its animation studio on NetflixAnimation.com where he talks about why he made the jump in the world of animation.
Check out the video below:
Jed Schlanger is a producer for the movie and he has worked on several notable projects including How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World and The Boss Baby.
The Sea Beast Plot
Netflix has provided a synopsis for the movie:
“In an era when terrifying beasts roamed the seas, monster hunters were celebrated heroes – and none were more beloved than the great Jacob Holland. But when young Maisie Brumble stows away on his fabled ship, he’s saddled with an unexpected ally. Together they embark on an epic journey into uncharted waters and make history. THE SEA BEAST takes us to where the map ends, and the true adventure begins.”
The movie is set in an era when there were terrifying seas monsters who used to roam around the seas and the monster hunters were celebrated as heroes and the greatest of them was our hero, Jacob Holland. But when a young girl named Maisie Brumble stows away on his fabled ship, he’s saddled with an unexpected ally and they both embark on an epic journey into the uncharted waters and make history. The movie has the right amount of action, adventure, and humor as revealed from the latest teaser.
The Sea Beast Cast
The film stars Zaris-Angel Hator (The Midnight Gang) as Maisie Brumble, Jared Harris (The Terror, Chernobyl) as Captain Crow, Karl Urban (The Boys) as Jacob Holland, Marianne Jean-Baptiste (Without A Trace), Dan Stevens (Downton Abbey), and Kathy Burke (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy).
Where to watch The Sea Beast?
The Sea Beast will be available to watch on Netflix.