There were a lot of video game surprises at Nintendo Direct on September 23, but few might have predicted the biggest shock of the night. Super Mario Bros. Film. Nintendo Game director Shigeru Miyamoto himself appeared to provide an update on Nintendo and Illumination’s upcoming project. she couldn’t share a look at Super Mario Bros. The movie is yet to come, but they announced a confusing cast, which includes Chris Pratt as Mario, Anya Taylor-Joy as Princess Peach, and Charlie Day as Luigi.
The announcement sent social media into a frenzy as people questioned Pratt Voices Mario’s decision. On the other hand, many fans were excited to see Taylor-Joy as Princess Peach. Can Peach be the hero who saves Super Mario Bros.?
Chris Pratt’s Role as Mario in ‘Super Mario Bros.’ Film Confused Many Fans
very Super Mario Fans are already struggling to see Pratt portray the famous Italian plumber in animated form as well. A wave of memes has started on Twitter; Many people called Pratt the Raptor Yoshis. showed up to train jurassic world. Other users cracked jokes about the announcement.
“Call me a conspiracy theorist, but I don’t think it’s a simple coincidence that Grimes and Elon [Musk] It broke less than 24 hours after Nintendo announced that Chris Pratt was going to voice Mario. Super Mario Movies,” one person wrote.
“Wake up, and Chris Pratt is still Mario,” Another user added With a photo of Kristen Bell saying, “This is a bad place.”
some people thought stars like danny devito Or was Mario’s video game voice actor Charles Martinet better suited for the role.
“I hate how people are defending Chris Pratt’s choice as Mario. ‘But would you really want to listen to Charles Martinet’s Mario for 2 hours straight?’ Yes. Yes I do. I would really love to hear it the whole time.” one person tweeted.
Some fans will only watch ‘Super Mario Bros. Anya Taylor-Joy’s for Princess Peach
Overall, some people were suspicious of Pratt’s Mario. However, many fans may be willing to ignore her role in favor of seeing Taylor-Joy as Peach.
“Anya Taylor-Joy playing Princess Peach, let alone the best thing about Direct,” a twitter user wrote.
“Anya Taylor—Joey is Peach!?!? And we’re just going to pretend that Chris Pratt needs to save her?” other users added.
Many fans on Reddit felt the same way.
“Perfect casting choice! I think Anya Taylor-Joy could make a really good portrayal as Princess Peach even in a live-action Mario adaptation,” wrote one person Discussion Thread.
Another user said, “She is already a princess in my heart.”
Anya Taylor-Joy reacts to ‘Super Mario Bros.’ Artists reveal with Princess Peach Instagram post
Taylor-Joy has yet to comment on the casting, but she celebrated the news on Instagram. After Direct, Queen’s Gambit The star posted side-by-side photos of herself and Princess Peach, seen above.
“Here we gooooo,” she captioned the post.
In the comments, more fans expressed their excitement for the film.
“The best peach in the world,” wrote one person.
“What are you going to make a nice peach!!!” Another user added.
Super Mario Bros. Will premiere in North America on December 21, 2022. Stay connected with Showbiz Cheat Sheet for more updates.
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