Tom and Jerry is an upcoming American live-action/animated comedy film produced and directed by Tim Story. It is loosely based on the cartoon characters created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. The film stars Chloë Grace-Moretz and Michael Peña. The film is scheduled to be released on December 23, 2020. It is produced by The Warner Animation Group and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
The film takes place with Kayla, a young woman who starts her career as a posh hotel employee. When Jerry and his baby nephew Tuffy overhears plans to takeover a wedding, Kayla hires Tom, an alley cat, thus starting a perfect rivalry against each other. Until Kayla's boss realizes that he despises both Tom, Jerry and Tuffy, thus creating a likely partnership.
- Tom Cat - A grayish-blue cat, who is Jerry's rival and Tuffy's friend. In this movie, he is Kayla's pet cat.
- Jerry Mouse - A brown-orange mouse, who is Tuffy's uncle and Tom's rival. In this movie, he is Kayla's pet mouse.
- Tuffy Mouse - A young baby light-grey, white diaper-wearing mouse, who is Jerry's nephew and Tom's friend. In this movie, he is Kayla's pet baby mouse.
- Kayla -
- Terrance -
- Richard Kind as Tom Cat
- Stephanie Nadolny as Jerry Mouse
- Kath Soucie as Tuffy Mouse
- Chloë Grace-Moretz as Kayla
- Michael Peña as Terrance, Kayla's boss and the main villain.
- Colin Jost
- Ken Jeong as Jackie
- Rob Delaney as DuBros
- Pallavi Sharda as Preeta
- Jordan Bolger as Cameron
- Patsy Ferran
In October 2018, it was announced that Tim Story would direct a live-action/animated Tom and Jerry film for Warner Bros. Pictures, which would begin filming in 2019. It was reported that Story was in discussions with Warner Brother executives about what he was interested in directing. When the Tom and Jerry film was brought up, "Story immediately mentioned his admiration for the characters and how he’d love tackling that property."
- Rated G.
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