Article Date: April 25, 2005 | Author: Kristi Simonson
I had the opportunity to attend the Biola Media Conference this Saturday and preview the teaser trailer (only 90% complete) for the movie. It looks amazing. After the showing, we were able to ask questions of executives from Disney. Here are some things I learned:
[Untrue] Brian Cox will not be playing the voice of Aslan...Actors who have auditioned for the voice of Aslan include Gerard Butler, Timothy Dalton, SEAN BEAN, and Ralph Fiennes. Possibly also Ian McKellan. So far, Andrew Adamsom has not approved a voice. The voice casters have decided to go for a younger voice for Aslan than originally thought.
The movie will reportedly be faithful to the book, largely due to the influence of Douglas Gresham, Lewis' stepson. The teaser trailer will be released on May 7th.
The trailer will accompany Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith (almost certain).
And of course, to make this legal...