The Super Mario Bros Movie
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Chris Pratt has been talking up The Super Mario Bros. Movie for some time now, and following the first-look poster reveal yesterday, he's taken to social media once again to hype the upcoming movie.

In a brief message, he reiterated how "very special" this project of his is going to be - adding how he can't wait for the official reveal, and informing Mario fans to "get ready to be blown away" by the teaser trailer. He's now even promoting Nintendo's Direct presentation.

As noted in the tweet above, the teaser trailer will be premiering on October 6th in a special Nintendo Direct broadcast. In the lead-up to this reveal, Pratt has mentioned how he has "updated" the voice of Mario and it's apparently "unlike anything" fans have heard in the Super Mario world before.

Apart from Chris Pratt, other cast members include Charlie Day (Pacific Rim) as Luigi, Anya Taylor-Joy (The Queen's Gambit) as Princess Peach, Jack Black (School of Rock) as Bowser, Keegan-Michael Key (Toy Story 4) as Toad and Seth Rogan (Pineapple Express) as Donkey Kong.

Bowser (Jack Black) - has also acknowledged the latest announcement:

What are you expecting from this teaser trailer now that we've had our first glimpse? Comment down below.