Earlier this year, it was revealed that 20th Century Studios was working on a brand new film for Disney+ called “Crater, ” a coming-of-age story in the vein of Stand By Me, set on a moon colony. After his father’s death, a boy growing up on a lunar mining colony takes a trip to explore a mysterious crater, along with his four best friends, prior to being permanently relocated to another planet.
New casting information on the upcoming Disney+ Original film “Crater” has been revealed. According to Deadline, Mckenna Grace is going to be the star of the upcoming movie and will be playing one of the best friends.
She has previously starred as a young Carol Danvers in “Captain Marvel”. She has also appeared in Disney’s “Crash & Bernstein”, Gravity Falls”, “K.C. Undercover”, “Lion Guard”, “Mickey and the Roadster Racers” and many more.
The upcoming film is being produced by Shawn Levy’s 21 Laps Entertainment banner, who previously worked with 20th Century Studios on “Night At The Museum”. He will also be working with Dan Levine. Originally Shawn Levy was going to direct the film, but once the project started building momentum, he moved to just producing the film, since he is also producing the upcoming Disney+ animated “Night At The Museum” film and 20th Century Studios “Free Guy”.
Are you looking forward to seeing “Crater”?