February 10, 2011 08:43:33 GMT
A reluctant Easter Bunny agrees to take the job in hope to be a famous drummer in Hollywood, where he is hit by a car as soon as he arrives.
Universal Pictures has released a full trailer for "Hop" which is projected to be an Easter movie. It starts with scenes set in Easter Island where E.B. refuses to be crowned the next Easter Bunny. After convinced by his father, he agrees to take the job and lands in Hollywood where he dreams to be a super star.
An out-of-work slacker, Fred, then accidentally hits the Easter Bunny and must take him in. As he tries to pursue his dream to be a famous drummer, the Easter Bunny insists on staying in Fred's mansion after he recovers but the rabbit messes the place. While Fred struggles with the world's worst houseguest, both will learn what it takes to finally grow up.
Coming from "Alvin and the Chipmunks" director Tim Hill, "Hop" is written by "Despicable Me" writer duo Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio as well as Brian Lynch. Russell Brand voices the animated Easter Bunny, while James Marsden portrays the live-action character Fred.
Kaley Cuoco, Hank Azaria, David Hasselhoff and Chelsea Handler additionally support the cast ensemble of the family comedy that will arrive in theaters across the nation on April 1, three weeks before Easter.