Summit ready to launch 'Astro Boy' (

By:Rob M. Worley
Date: Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Variety reports that Summit Entertainment has struck a deal to distribute Imagi Studios' CG-animated 'Astro Boy' worldwide, except for Japan, Hong Kong and China.

This film's cast includes Nicolas Cage, Donald Sutherland, Nathan Lane, Bill Nighy and Eugene Levy, with Freddie Highmore in the title role.

David Bowers is directing from Timothy Harris' screenplay about a young robot created by a scientist to replace the son he has lost. Maryann Garger produces.

Series: Astro Boy