Disney Sets Release Date for Alice in Wonderland 2
Walt Disney Pictures has announced the release date for Alice in Wonderland 2. Mia Wasikowska will return as Alice and Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter in the sequel to 2010′s fantasy adventure Alice in Wonderland. The first film, directed by Tim Burton, earned an impressive $1.025 billion at the worldwide box office. James Bobin (The Muppets) is directing Alice in Wonderland 2, which is slated for release in 3D and 2D theaters on May 27, 2016.
Walt Disney Pictures is planning a return trip to Lewis Carroll’s Wonderland. The original film, itself a sequel of sorts to Carroll’s 19th century texts, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking-Glass,” starred Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter, Crispin Glover, Matt Lucas, Mia Wasikowska, Alan Rickman, Stephen Fry, Michael Sheen, Timothy Spall, Christopher Lee, Paul Whitehouse and Barbara Windsor and grossed more than a billion dollars at the worldwide box office.