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Benedict Cumberbatch to Voice 'Grinch' in Newly Imagined Movie

Benedict Cumberbatch to Voice 'Grinch' in Newly Imagined Movie

Benedict Cumberbatch will voice the title character in Illumination Entertainment’s new version of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas, the company announced on Wednesday (April 13) at CinemaCon in Las Vegas.

The 39-year-old actor will lead the re-imagined animated take on the holiday classic.

The movie, which was adapted from Dr. Seuss’ book by Michael LeSieur, will be directed by Pete Candeland and Yarrow Cheney.

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas will be released on November 10, 2017.

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