Earlier today Universal Pictures released the first trailer for the upcoming animated film Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, produced by Illumination Entertainment and directed by Chris Renaud and Kyle Balda. Illumination and Renaud were also the producers and director, respectively, of 2010’s Despicable Me. The film adaptation of the beloved Dr. Seuss children’s book features a star-studded voice cast, including Danny DeVito as the titular Lorax, Zac Efron as Ted, Betty White as Grandma Norma and Taylor Swift as Ashley.
The film is due for release on March 2, 2012. Watch the trailer below.