Trolls is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical comedy film directed by Mike Mitchell, produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by 20th Century Fox. The film stars Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, Gwen Stefani, James Corden, Russell Brand, Ron Funches, Kunal Nayyar and GloZell. Based on the Troll dolls by Thomas Dam, the film was released on November 4, 2016.
After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy (Anna Kendrick), the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious, curmudgeonly Branch (Justin Timberlake) set off on a journey to rescue her friends. Their mission is full of adventure and mishaps, as this mismatched duo try to tolerate each other long enough to get the job done.
- Justin Timberlake as Branch
- Anna Kendrick as Poppy
- Zooey Deschanel as Bridget
- Gwen Stefani as DJ Suki
- James Corden as Biggie
- Russell Brand as Creek
- Ron Funches as Cooper
- Kunal Nayyar as Guy Diamond
- GloZell as Grandma Rosiepuff
- Meg DeAngelis as Moxie
- John Cleese as King Gristle
- Christine Baranski as Chef
- Christopher Mintz-Plasse as Prince Gristle
- Walt Dohrn as Cloud Guy
- Jeffrey Tamor as King Peppy
On January 5, 2015 DreamWorks announced that multiple Grammy and Emmy award winner Justin Timberlake (voice of Branch) had signed on to executive produce the music for . Timberlake said of the project "I have always envisioned bringing the two worlds of film and music together for one epic event [and] couldn’t be more excited that they will collide in DreamWorks’ . This film is very special, the music is going to be very special and I can’t wait for everyone to experience it all."
Trolls received generally positive reviews from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes the film has a score of 76% based on 162 reviews with an average score of 6.28/10.
- Hair we go...I'm officially a #Troll. - Twitter - January 5, 2015
- Hair we go! Meet Poppy! - Twitter - January 5, 2015
- Hair we go! Meet DJ Suki! - Twitter - January 5, 2015
- Hair we go! Meet Biggie! - Twitter - January 5, 2015
- Hair we go! Meet Creek! - Twitter - January 5, 2015
- Remember Trolls?! They're back! In Ron form. - Twitter - January 5, 2015
- Hair we go! Meet Guy Diamond! - Twitter - January 5, 2015
- HAIR we Go! Meet Grandma Rosiepuff! - Facebook - January 5, 2015
- Justin Timberlake to Executive Produce Music for 'Trolls' Movie - Billboard - January 5, 2015