June 12, 2014 10:27am PT by Carolyn Giardina
First Trailer for DreamWorks Animation's 'Home' Released (Video)
Just prior to Friday’s opening of its How to Train Your Dragon 2, DreamWorks Animation has released the first trailer for its upcoming Home.
Home recently swapped release dates with the animation studio’s The Penguins of Madagascar, pushing Home back from a November release to March 27.
An adaptation of The True Meaning of Smekday by Adam Rex, Home follows what happens when Earth is taken over by Boov, an alien race in search of a new place to call home. But when Tip (Rihanna, who also contributes a song) manages to avoid capture, she finds herself the accidental accomplice of a banished Boov named Oh (Jim Parsons). Steve Martin provides the voice of Captain Smek and Jennifer Lopez plays Tip’s mother.
Tim Johnson (co-director of Antz and Over the Hedge) is directing, while Chris Jenkins and Suzanne Buirgy are producing.
Watch the trailer below.