Riverdance: The Animated Adventure
Riverdance: The Animated Adventure is a musical extravaganza featuring spectacular Irish dancing and a new score by Grammy winner Bill Whelan, as well as dancing deer, flying sheep, exploding frogs, raucous hurling, fiery flamenco and lots of fun! It’s the first release from Cinesite’s production output deal with content and IP production company, Aniventure. It is being screened as a Sky Original in the UK and Ireland from 28th May, 2021.
Synopsis: A young Irish boy named Keegan and his Spanish friend named Moya journey into a magical world of the Megaloceros Giganteus who teach them to appreciate Riverdance as a celebration of life.
- Directors: Dave Rosenbaum & Eamonn Butler
- Studios: Aniventure & River Productions
- Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Lilly Singh, Brendan Gleeson, John Kavanagh, Jermaine Fowler, Pauline McLynn and Aisling Bea
- Riverdance: The Animated Adventure coming to Sky Cinema
- The Hollywood Reporter: Pierce Brosnan, Lilly Singh, Brendan Gleeson to Voice 'Riverdance: The Animated Adventure' Feature
- Variety: British VFX company Cinesite secures $70 million finance package
- The Sunday Times: Dancing to a very different ’toon