Disney’s Christopher Robin, starring Ewan McGregor and Winnie the Pooh, hits theaters this summer!

Disney’s Christopher Robin combines two obsessions from my younger years, Winnie the Pooh and Ewan McGregor. (Sure, Pooh was my childhood friend while Ewan was my hormonal teenage crush, but both a big part of my growing up.) McGregor stars as the title character who has grown up and now lives in the city. One day, he receives a visit from a dear, old friend…

Pooh, Piglet, Eyore, and Tigger enjoy the beach in Disney's 'Christopher Robin'

Pooh, Piglet, Eeyore, and Tigger enjoy the beach in Disney’s Christopher Robin

Watch the Disney trailer and get ready for the release on August 3rd:

In the heartwarming live action adventure Disney’s “Christopher Robin,” the young boy who shared countless adventures with his band of lovable stuffed animals in the Hundred Acre Wood is now grown up and living in London but he has lost his way. Now it is up to his childhood friends to venture into our world and help Christopher Robin rediscover the joys of family life, the value of friendship and to appreciate the simple pleasures in life once again.

Disney’s “Christopher Robin” is directed by Marc Forster from a screenplay by Alex Ross Perry and Allison Schroeder and a story by Perry based on characters created by A.A. Milne and E.H. Shepard. The producers are Brigham Taylor and Kristin Burr with Renée Wolfe and Jeremy Johns serving as executive producers. The film stars Ewan McGregor as Christopher Robin; Hayley Atwell as his wife Evelyn; Bronte Carmichael as his daughter Madeline; and Mark Gatiss as Giles Winslow, Robin’s boss. The film also features the voices of: Jim Cummings as Winnie the Pooh and Tigger; Brad Garrett as Eeyore; Toby Jones as Owl; Nick Mohammed as Piglet; Peter Capaldi as Rabbit; and Sophie Okonedo as Kanga.