Walt Disney Animation Studios has launched the primary teaser trailer for Want, their upcoming, animated film. The trailer introduces 17-year-old Asha, the highly effective King Magnifico, Asha’s pet goat Valentino, and Star, a celestial ball of boundless power that Asha’s want calls down from the sky. It additionally incorporates a snippet of the track “This Want,” carried out by Ariana DeBose; it is one in all a number of new songs written by Julia Michaels and Benjamin Rice for the movie. Becoming a member of DeBose, who voices Asha within the movie, yesterday at CinemaCon, the studio introduced that Marvel Girl star Chris Pine will lend his voice to King Magnifico, the ruler of Rosas, a magical kingdom where needs actually do come true.

Want is the most recent massive blockbuster to connect itself to Pine’s innate attraction, recent off Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Amongst Thieves. Previous to becoming a member of the USS Enterprise additionally noticed him recruited as one of many massive display iterations of Tom Clancy’s hero Jack Ryan. In animated type, Pine has beforehand appeared in Quantum Quest: A Cassini House Odyssey, an academic film that was lacking for years after its launch; Rise of the Guardians, wherein he performed Jack Frost; and because the Spider-Man who died at first of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

“As essentially the most highly effective individual within the kingdom, King Magnifico wanted to be performed by somebody who might give all of the attraction, cleverness and charisma to this magnanimous character, and Chris is fantastically bringing all of that after which some,” mentioned Jennifer Lee, “Want” govt producer and one of many writers for the movie.

You possibly can see the trailer beneath.

“Our heroine, Asha, lives in Rosas, often known as the dominion of needs,” mentioned director Chris Buck, who helms the movie with Fawn Veerasunthorn. “Folks come from all over the place to offer their needs to a magical king who guarantees to grant their deepest desires–someday. Solely he can resolve which needs will come true and when.”

Added Veerasunthorn, “We’ve been impressed by so many iconic movies over Disney Animation’s 100 years, particularly tales where we discover the ability of somebody with a want, mixed with the conviction to make that want come true. With the ability to honor that legacy with this unbelievable story and these wonderful characters has been a pleasure for our total staff.”

Here is the official synopsis for the film:

In Want, Asha, a sharp-witted idealist, makes a want so highly effective that it’s answered by a cosmic force–a little ball of boundless power known as Star. Collectively, Asha and Star confront a most formidable foe–the ruler of Rosas, King Magnifico–to save her group and show that when the desire of 1 brave human connects with the magic of the celebs, wondrous issues can occur. That includes the voices of Academy Award(R)-winning actor Ariana DeBose as Asha, Chris Pine as Magnifico, and Alan Tudyk as Asha’s favourite goat, Valentino, the movie is helmed by Oscar(R)-winning director Chris Buck (“Frozen,” “Frozen 2”) and Fawn Veerasunthorn (“Raya and the Final Dragon”), produced by Peter Del Vecho (“Frozen,” “Frozen 2”) and co-produced by Juan Pablo Reyes (“Encanto”).

Jennifer Lee (“Frozen,” “Frozen 2”) govt produces–Lee and Allison Moore (“Evening Sky,” “Manhunt”) are writers on the venture. With unique songs by Grammy(R)-nominated singer/songwriter Julia Michaels and Grammy-winning producer/songwriter/musician Benjamin Rice, plus rating by composer Dave Metzger, “Want” opens solely in theaters on Nov. 22, 2023.