Will Ferrell voices the lead character in the upcoming Lego Movie, but is he a good fit for the role?
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Will Ferrell in the Lego Movie?
Will Ferrell is one of the main characters in the highly anticipated Lego Movie, which is set to be released in early 2014. Ferrell voices the character of President Business, a power-hungry businessman who plans to control the world with his army of robots.
What is the Lego Movie?
The Lego Movie is a 3D animated film that was released in 2014. The movie tells the story of Emmet, an ordinary Lego minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the MasterBuilder, the one person who can save the Lego universe from Lord Business. With the help of his friends, Emmet sets out on a quest to stop Lord Business and restore harmony to the Lego world.
The movie was a huge success, grossing over $468 million at the box office worldwide. It was also praised by critics, with many calling it one of the best animated films of all time.Will Ferrell voices Lord Business in the film, while other notable voice actors include Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman, and Chris Pratt.
Will Ferrell as a Lego
Will Ferrell is one of the most popular Lego minifigures in the world. He has appeared in a number of movies, TV shows, and video games, and has even been featured on the cover of Time magazine. Ferrell is also one of the few human characters to be made into a Lego figure.
The Lego Movie Cast
The following is a list of the cast members who voiced characters in The Lego Movie.
Will Arnett as Batman / Bruce Wayne
Elizabeth Banks as Wyldstyle / Lucy
Alison Brie as Unikitty
Nick Offerman as MetalBeard
Charlie Day as Benny
Channing Tatum as Superman / Clark Kent
Jonah Hill as Green Lantern / Hal Jordan
The Lego Movie Trailer
At first glance, The Lego Movie doesn’t look like Will Ferrell’s kind of movie. It’s a family-friendly action-comedy about a regular guy who must save the world from an evil tyrant, played by Mr. Farrell himself. But upon closer inspection, the film appears to be full of the kind of self-aware humor and pop culture references that made Ferrell a comedy legend.
The Lego Movie Review
The Lego Movie is a 2014 computer-animated adventure comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller from a screenplay by Lord, Miller, and Dan and Kevin Hageman. Based on the Lego line of construction toys, the film tells the story of an ordinary Lego figurine named Emmet Brickowski who is mistakenly identified as the “Special” – an extraordinary being and the key to saving the Lego universe from an evil tyrant. He is recruited on an epic quest to stop the tyrant, a journey for which he is hilariously unprepared.
The film was released theatrically on February 7, 2014. It received critical acclaim, with praise for its humor, visuals, voice acting, and heartwarming message. The film grossed over $468 million worldwide on a $60 million budget, becoming one of the most profitable movies of 2014. A sequel titled The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part was released on February 8, 2019.
The Lego Movie Sequel
Will Ferrell is reportedly in talks to voice a character in The Lego Movie 2.
The Lego Movie was a huge success, grossing $468 million at the box office worldwide. A sequel was inevitable, and it was recently announced that it will be released in 2019.
While no details about the plot have been released yet, we do know that Will Ferrell is in talks to voice a character. Ferrell voiced the main character, Lord Business/President Business, in the first movie, so it’s possible he could reprise that role.
No matter what role he ends up playing, we’re sure Ferrell will be hilarious in The Lego Movie 2!
The Lego Movie 3
Will Ferrell has been announced to voice a character in The Lego Movie 3. The sequel to The Lego Movie (2014) and The Lego Batman Movie (2017), The Lego Movie 3 is currently in development with focus on a 2022 release. It was reported that Warner Bros. is still looking for a director for the third instalment.
The original film was directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, who are not attached to the project, but are producing through their LEGO Movie franchise production company, Lord Miller. LEGO Batman director Chris McKay is also returning to produce the third movie. Warner Bros. has not announced any details about the plot of The Lego Movie 3.
The news of Will Ferrell’s involvement follows the news that he will also be appearing in another upcoming movie, Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, which is set to release on June 26, 2020.
The Lego Movie 4
The Lego Movie 4 is an upcoming computer-animated comedy film produced by the Warner Animation Group and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is a sequel to The Lego Movie (2014) and the fourth installment in The Lego franchise. The film is being directed by Mike Mitchell and written by Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, and Matthew Fogel. It stars the voices of Will Ferrell, Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Tiffany Haddish, Stephanie Beatriz, and Alison Brie. The film is scheduled to be released on February 8, 2019.
The Lego Movie 5
The Lego Movie is a computer-animated adventure comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller from a screenplay by Lord, Miller and Dan and Kevin Hageman. Based on the Lego line of construction toys, the story follows Emmet Brickowski, a Lego minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the “Special”, an extraordinary being and the key to saving the world. He is drafted into a fellowship of strangers who are on a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the world together, a reference to Lord Business.
The film was released theatrically on February 7, 2014 in Australia and February 14 in North America. It received generally positive reviews from critics, becoming one of 2014’s highest-rated movies following several early negative reviews. Critics praised its visual style, humor, voice cast and heartwarming message. The film earned worldwide earnings of $468 million against its $60 million budget, becoming the seventh-highest-grossing movie of 2014. A sequel to The Lego Movie titled The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part was released on February 8, 2019.