Watch David Tennant, Hugh Grant, Martin Freeman & Imelda Staunton Get Into Character in ‘The Pirates! Band of Misfits’

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We gave you a glimpse at one of these videos earlier this week along with three new production videos and a new clip for Aardman Animations’ family adventure The Pirates! Band of Misfits, but now we have four official b-roll videos including performances from British actors David Tennant, Hugh Grant, Martin Freeman, and Imelda Staunton.

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Four New Production Videos & New Clip For Aardman Animations’ ‘The Pirates! Band of Misfits’

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Aardman Animations’ family adventure The Pirates! Band of Misfits has three new behind-the-scenes videos, a new clip and a B-roll video of British actor Martin Freeman in the recording studio, this week, including footage of the cast in their voice recording sessions and the film’s animation team showing how the characters go from paper to moving visuals on-screen.

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Ye Be Wanting To See This New ‘The Pirates! Band of Misfits’ Poster

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Sony Pictures Animation has debuted a brand-new poster for theirs and Aardman Animations’ upcoming family 3D adventure The Pirates! Band of Misfits earlier this month, and I’m looking more and more forward to some pirate fun with the film’s promotion ready for its release on 28th March.

The Pirates!, based on the novels by Gideon Defoe, stars Hugh Grant as the bearded Pirate Captain who, with his rag-tag crew at his side (Martin Freeman, Brendan Gleeson, Russell Tovey, and Ashley Jensen), is on an adventure to beat his rivals Black Bellamy (Jeremy Piven) and Cutlass Liz (Salma Hayek) in the Pirate of the Year Award. Along the way the pirate crew face battle Queen Victoria (Imelda Staunton) and team up with a young Charles Darwin (David Tennant), but their quest is never forgotten.

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Brilliant New Featurette About The Making of Aardman Animations’ ‘The Pirates! Band Of Misfits’

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A brilliant new featurette for Aardman Animations’ family adventure The Pirates! Band Of Misfits has been released this week, including commentary from writer Gideon Defoe, British actors Hugh Grant and David Tennant, and producer Julie Lockhart about how the film was created and just how long it took to make this beautifully crafted 3D stop-motion animation.

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