If you tawt you taw all there was to tee about Looney Tunes‘ Tweety Bird, you better tink again! The cute widdle canary learns he’s a royal descendant and next in line to the throne in King Tweety, a brand-new, full-length animated family film arriving on Digital and DVD ($14.99 SRP US/$19.99 SRP CAN) on June 14 from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment. The release includes three bonus classic Sylvester & Tweety Mysteries cartoons.
Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, King Tweety is a fun-packed and music-filled comedy adventure, which finds our fledgeling royal jet-setting to the Canary Islands. When the queen of this island paradise disappears, Tweety unexpectedly becomes next in line for the crown. His Little Highness’ entourage includes motorbike daredevil Granny and sly Sylvester, whose allegiance is tested when he uncovers a sinister plot to eliminate Tweety for good! Feathers and fur will fly in this tale that proves royalty — and loyalty — can come in many shapes and sizes.
King Tweety features the voice talents of Eric Bauza as Sylvester/Tweety/Larry Bird/the Handsome Stewart; Flula Borg as Harold/Singing Fish/Enthusiastic Crowd Goer; Carlease Burke as Queen Honk/Candice the Crane; Jon Daly as Diego; Regi Davis as Rodrigo the Dog/Charlie Bird Parker/an Owl; Dana DeLorenzo as Izza; Riki Lindhome as Beep Beep; Candi Milo as Granny/Green Bean/Lady Bird Johnson; Maya Lynne Robinson as Officer Gnutz/Dancer; Niccole Thurman as Aoogah/Melaney Blank and Mark Whitten as Officer Siedes/John Foray.
King Tweety is executive produced by Sam Register. The film was produced and directed by Careen Ingle. Story by Erik Adolphson and teleplay by Careen Ingle.
Bonus episodes of Sylvester & Tweety Mysteries:
- Something Fishy Around Here
- The Maltese Canary
- The Cat Who Knew Too Much