Soul is an upcoming 2020 American animated film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Pictures. It is distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, and directed by Pete Docter and co-directed by Kemp Powers. Soul is from a screenplay by Powers, Tina Fey, Docter, and Mike Jones.
The movie is scheduled to be theatrically released in the United States on the 20th of November, 2020.
Director: Pete Docter
Producer: Dana Murray
Screenplay: Pete Docter, Mike Jones, Kemp Powers, Tina Fey
Story: Pete Docter
Starring: Tina Fey, Questlove, Daveed Diggs, Phylicia Rashad, Angela Bassett, and Jamie Foxx
Music by: Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross
Production company: Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar Animation Studios
Distributors: Walt Disney Studios, Motion Pictures
Release date: November 20, 2020
Country: United States
Soul Movie Casts
- Jamie Foxx as Joe Gardner. He is a passionate music teacher whose soul gets separated from his body after an accident.
- Tina Fey as 22. A soul trapped in The Great Before with a dim view of life.
- Questlove as Curly. A drummer in Joe’s band.
- Phylicia Rashad as Joe’s mother.
- Daveed Diggs as Paul. Joe’s neighborhood nemesis.
- Angela Bassett as Dorothea Williams. A respected jazz musician.
- John Ratzenberger
- Richard Ayoade
A middle school music teacher, “Joe Gardner,” has long dreamed of performing jazz music on stage. He finally gets a chance after impressing other jazz musicians during an opening act at the Half Note Club. However, an untimely accident causes Joe’s soul to be separated from his body and begin to proceed to The Great Beyond. Joe escapes to The Great Before, it’s a world where souls develop personalities, and traits before being sent off to Earth. There, Joe must work with souls in training at The Great Before, in order to return to Earth before his body dies. He had to work with a soul named “22”, which has a dim view on the concept of life
Soul was originally scheduled to be released in the United States on June 19, 2020, but due to the pandemic, it was delayed to November. This slot replaced Disney Animation’s film Raya and the Last Dragon, which will be released on March 12, 2021.
Soul Official Trailer
Watch the official trailer of Soul below.