Jamie Foxx and Tina Fey to Star in Upcoming Disney-Pixar’s ‘Soul’

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Disney had previously announced a new project with Pixar called ‘Soul.’ Not much was known about it, but they announced more information at D23.

Here is the synopsis so far according to Variety:

Soul imagines that every person on earth comes pre-installed with a soul formed and perfected in a cosmic realm. Jamie Foxx will play a middle-school music teacher on earth who dreams of playing at legendary New York jazz club The Blue Note. After the wrong step into an open sewer grate, Joe slips back into his soul form back in the other realm — with some existential work to do before he might land his big gig.

This film will also star:  Tina Fey, Daveed Diggs, Questlove and Phylicia Rashad.

Character Announcements

Is seems that Jamie Foxx’s character is named Joe Gardner and Tina Fey’s character is called 22.

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(Photo Credit: Disney)
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Composing the score for Soul will be done by Jon Batiste as well as: Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross of Nine Inch Nails were also revealed to be composing the score at D23.

This film is currently scheduled for June 19th, 2020.

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Source: Variety, D23 Twitter

 

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