Arcana Studio and Shout! Factory, a mul­ti-plat­form media com­pa­ny, today announced the cast­ing of Golden Globe-win­ning actor Ron Perlman (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Hellboy) and Oscar®-winning actor Christopher Plummer (Beginners, Up) in the upcom­ing ani­mat­ed film HOWARD LOVECRAFT AND THE FROZEN KINGDOM. Perlman is set to voice the role of Shoggoth, and Plummer has been cast in the role of Dr. Herbert West.

ARCANA STUDIO AND SHOUT! FACTORY ANNOUNCE CAST FOR

NEW ANIMATED FEATURE 

HOWARD LOVECRAFT

AND THE FROZEN KINGDOM

HLATFK-covWritten, being direct­ed and pro­duced by Sean Patrick O’Reilly, HOWARD LOVECRAFT AND THE FROZEN KINGDOM is the high­ly-antic­i­pat­ed movie adap­tion of Arcana’s pop­u­lar graph­ic nov­el of the same name, and intro­duces a new gen­er­a­tion to the imag­i­na­tive Lovecraft uni­verse through a fan­tas­ti­cal, cin­e­mat­ic adven­ture that entwines new sto­ry­telling, events of H.P. Lovecraft’s life, icon­ic ele­ments of his writ­ings and more!

A fun and thrilling ani­mat­ed fea­ture for any Lovecraft fan, HOWARD LOVECRAFT AND THE FROZEN KINGDOM is slat­ed for a fall 2016 release across major enter­tain­ment dis­tri­b­u­tion plat­forms and in pack­aged media from Shout! Factory.

ARCANA STUDIO presents a film by Sean Patrick O’Reilly. HOWARD LOVECRAFT AND THE FROZEN KINGDOM, based on the best­selling graph­ic nov­el by Bruce Brown,  is writ­ten, being direct­ed and pro­duced by Sean Patrick O’Reilly; pro­duc­er, Michelle O’Reilly; art direc­tor & senior mod­el­er, Gary Yuen; senior edi­tor, Brendan Hansell; CG super­vi­sor, Haqui Gbadamosi.