Last August, we told you about Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom, an animated feature produced by Shout! Factory. To Recap:
Shout! Factory is releasing an animated adventure based on actual events in the life of H.P. Lovecraft. Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom, based on the Arcana graphic novel, stars Jane Curtin, Christopher Plummer, and Ron Perlman and will be available on all home video formats (Blu-ray, DVD, Digital HD, VOD and Redbox) on September 27th.
We’re just getting news regarding a sequel to Frozen Kingdom, Howard Lovecraft and the Undersea Kingdom, which will feature voice work from horror icons Doug Bradley (Hellraiser’s most lauded Pinhead) and Jeffrey Combs (famed for playing Herbert West in Re-Animator). Per Deadline:
Mark Hamill, the beloved Star Wars actor, is taking a little time out to voice an animated Lovecraft feature. He, along with Jeffrey Combs (Transformers Prime), Christopher Plumme and Doug Bradley (Hellraiser) have been set for the voice cast in the upcoming animated feature Howard Lovecraft and the Undersea Kingdom from Shout! Factory and Arcana Studios. Written, directed and produced by Sean Patrick O’Reilly, the film is the adaption of Bruce Brown and Dwight L. MacPherson’s bestselling graphic novel of the same name, and marks the second installment of Howard Lovecraft animated film series. It is scheduled to be released in late 2017.
We don’t have a trailer or synopsis yet, but peep the poster below.
And check out the trailer and synopsis for Howard Lovecraft and the Frozen Kingdom below.
Official Synopsis: After visiting his father in Arkham Sanitarium, young Howard Lovecraft accidentally uses the legendary Necronomicon to open a portal to a strange frozen world filled with horrifying creatures and a great adventure.