Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie! An upcoming 3D computer-animated superhero comedy film based on the children’s novel series of the same name by Dav Pilkey. Produced by DreamWorks Animation and Scholastic Entertainment, animation by Mikros Image.
Official Synopsis: Two imaginative elementary school students, George Beard and Harold Hutchins (Kevin Hart and Thomas Middleditch), hypnotise their arrogant principal, Benny Krupp (Ed Helms), who transforms into their titular kind hearted comic book creation known as Captain Underpants, and together, they are setting out to a dangerous journey in stopping a mad scientist Pippy Poopypants (Nick Kroll) who threatens the world.
Directed by: David Soren
Writers: Dav Pilkey (book), Nicholas Stoller (screenplay)
Starring: Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch, Nick Kroll, Jordan Peele, and Kristen Schaal.
Release Date: June 2, 2017