Arcana Studio and Shout! Factory announce that Golden Globe-winning actor Ron Perlman (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Hellboy) and Oscar-winning actor Christopher Plummer (Beginners, Up) will lead the voice cast for the upcoming animated feature Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom. Perlman will voice Shoggoth, with Plummer playing the role of Dr. Herbert West.
Slated for release across all major platforms in fall 2016, Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom is a fun, thrilling animated feature for any Lovecraft fan. The film is written, directed and produced by Sean Patrick O’Reilly — based on the graphic novel by Bruce Brown and published by Arcana. The story introduces a new generation to the imaginative Lovecraft universe through an adventure that entwines new stories, events from H.P. Lovecraft’s life, and iconic elements of his writings.
Michelle O’Reilly serves as producer. Key creatives include art director & senior modeler Gary Yuen, senior editor Brendan Hansell and CG supervisor Haqui Gbadamosi.