Nickelodeon has announced a live-action adaptation of Mattel’s Monster High doll franchise. Introduced in 2010, the Monster High doll franchise includes characters inspired by monsters of all different origins put in a high school setting. The cast of creatures includes exemplary monsters like werewolves, vampires, and ocean monsters, just as contemporary creepy symbols like Pennywise and the twins from The Shining. Likewise to Barbie and American Young lady, two other Mattel properties, Monster High includes design and spruce up components notwithstanding center stories about the characters.
Today, Nickelodeon issued a public statement stating the Monster High live-action movie is moving forward with a normal delivery set for 2022. The feature length movie will be a musical and will incorporate the characters which originated the franchise: Clawdeen Wolf (Miia Harris) little girl of a werewolf, Frankie Stein (Ceci Balagot), girl of Frankenstein’s monster; Draculaura (Nayah Damasen), little girl of Dracula; Lagoona Blue (Lina Lecompte), girl of an ocean monster; Cleo de Nile (Jy Prishkulnik), girl of the preserved Pharaoh Ramses de Nile; and Goulia Cries (Lilah Fitzgerald), girl of a zombie; and many others. Production for the movie will occur in Vancouver, Canada with the tentative title of Monster High. Peruse the full synopsis beneath:
Monster High follows Clawdeen Wolf, who was conceived half human and half werewolf, after she shows up at her new school, Monster High. She rapidly warms up to her classmates Frankie Stein and Draculaura, and without precedent for her life, Clawdeen feels like she has finally found where she fits in and can really act naturally, regardless of keeping her human a large portion of confidential. At the point when a naughty arrangement to annihilate Monster High threatens to uncover her genuine character, Clawdeen should figure out how to accept her actual monster heart and find a way to make all the difference.
The new Monster High film is by all accounts a need for Mattel, considering it was announced recently and has as of now seen improvement towards production. Contrasted with other movies like Hot Haggles Young lady, Monster High appears to be acceptable on target for its designated delivery date. One of the most intriguing parts of the Monster High franchise is its interest in inclusivity. The characters are assorted, not just in types of monster or creature, yet additionally in their representation of different societies and legacies found, all things considered. The cast list having minorities demonstrates an invested interest in maintaining that objective of the brand. It will be interesting to perceive how that is translated further into the film.