THE LORAX Voiced By Danny DeVito First Photo
Check out the first photos from the upcoming movie THE LORAX starring the voices of Danny DeVito, Zac Efron, Ed Helms, Betty White, Rob Riggle and written & directed by Ken Daurio. (Thanks to USA Today for the photo). You can read all our The Lorax coverage here.
The Lorax Synopsis: Based on Dr. Seuss’ children’s book of the same name and first published in 1971, The Lorax tells the story of a little guy/creature who speaks out to save a forest against the greedy Once-ler.
According to USA Today, Danny DeVito will lend his voice to The Lorax.
Ed Helms will play The Once-ler, “a shortsighted, greedy creature who chops down every tree he can find to make his Thneeds, which are “a thing everyone needs.””
Rob Riggle will play O’Hare, “another industrialist who sells cans of fresh air to the polluted world the Once-ler creates and wants to keep it that way.”
Zac Efron will play a boy named Ted, “who goes in search of the Once-ler to find out how the world became so ugly.”
Betty White will play Ted’s grandmother.
The Lorax will be released to theaters on March 2, 2012. Check out the full photo below.