Zendaya, the Emmy-winning actress who has starred in Euphoria, Spider-Man: Far From House and extra, is ready to voice Lola Bunny in House Jam: A New Legacy.
EW completely revealed the information on the identical day that the official trailer for House Jam: A New Legacy was launched.
Zendaya’s casting is a part of director Malcolm D. Lee’s objective to introduce a extra “fully-realized” Lola than what was seen within the authentic House Jam from 1996.
Lee didn’t see the unique House Jam till 2019, and the portrayal of Lola left him “flummoxed.”
“Lola was not politically appropriate,” Lee mentioned in EW’s New Legacy cowl story. “It is a children’ film, why is she in a crop high? It simply felt pointless, however on the identical time there is a lengthy historical past of that in cartoons.”
To assist reimagine Lola and “mirror the authenticity of sturdy, succesful feminine characters,” Lee determined to reintroduce Zendaya’s Lola alongside the Amazons of Surprise Lady.
Zendaya joins Kath Soucie, Kristen Wiig, and others who’ve lent their voice abilities to the character of Lola Bunny.
House Jam: A New Legacy might be launched in theaters and on HBO Max on July 16, 2021.
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