The cast of TIm Burton’s live-action Dumbo continues to fill out. The newest addition to the movie is Alan Arkin. He will be portraying Wall Street Tycoon, J. Griffin Remington. He joins a cast that already includes Michael Keaton, Eva Green, Danny DeVito, and Colin Farrell.
In this new version of Dumbo, Colin Farrell portrays Holt Farrier, a former circus star who has returned from the war and is dealing with the after effects of it. He is hired by Danny DeVito’s character Max Midici to care for a young baby elephant. Soon Holt’s children discover that Dumbo can fly a smooth talking entrepreneur played by Michael Keaton and an acrobat played by Eva Green try to exploit the infants arial talents.
Dumbo is currently in production in London and is set to fly to theaters on March 29, 2019. Are you excited about this casting announcement? What do you think about this movie?