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Cumberbatch will voice the titular character in How The Grinch Stole Christmas, a new animated feature based on the classic Dr. Seuss story from Universal and animation house Illumination Entertainment.
After the two-legged residents head for work and school, their pets must thwart an evil plot led by a human-hating cat and make it back in time for dinner.
Logline: Waldo, the janitor/inventor who wears a distinctive red-and-white shirt with glasses, a stocking cap, and a walking stick, embarks on adventures, traveling through space and time, often appearing in colorful, crowded scenes from the past, the present – even the future.
Logline: Story centers on Vy Higginsen, an accomplished gospel singer who started a program for teens in Harlem, New York with the intention of preserving the art form by introducing it to a young generation. In the process she helped the inner-city students overcome their problems at home and succeed in more than just signing.
Hot scribe Brian Lynch has signed an exclusive deal with the company behind ICE AGE and DESPICABLE ME, Chris Meledandri’s Illumination Entertainment.
Repped by WME and Benderspink, Lynch recently penned the adaptation of the best-selling PC game, THE SIMS, a children’s adventure spec called NIGHTCRAWLERS for Fox, and shared screenplay credit with Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio on HOP, about a slacker forced to save Easter after he takes out the Easter bunny with his car.