The 1st ever look of Bumblebee was out recently. On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle – scarred & broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary, yellow VW bug.
Bumbliebee has been produced by Transformers franchise veterans Lorenzo Di Bonaventura & Michael Bay, along with executive producers Steven Spielberg, Brian Goldner & Mark Vahradian. Chris Brigham (Argo & Inception) will also executive produce. The screenplay is written by Christina Hodson (Unforgettable).
Directed by Travis Knight (Kubo And The Two Strings & Coraline), the film stars Hailee Steinfeld (Edge Of Seventeen), Pamela Adlon (Better Things & Louie), John Cena (Daddy’s Home 2 & Trainwreck), Stephen Schneider (Comedy Central’s Broad City), Jorge Lendeborg Jr. (Spider – Man: Homecoming), Jason Drucker (Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul), Kenneth Choi (American Crime Story), Ricardo Hoyos (Degrassi: Next Class), Abby Quinn (Landline & The Sisterhood Of The Night), Rachel Crow (Deidra & Laney Rob A Train) & above all Grace Dzienny (Zoo).