Ron’s Gone Wrong, a comedy from 20th Century Studios and Locksmith Animation, launched a new teaser and poster yesterday. The trailer features Liam Payne’s new single “Sunshine,” which is also featured in the film. This October, Ron’s Gone Wrong will be released in theaters all around the world.
Ron’s Gone Wrong is the story of Barney, a socially awkward middle-schooler, and Ron, his new walking, talking, digitally connected device, which is supposed to be his “Best Friend out of the Box.” Ron’s hilarious malfunctions set against the backdrop of the social media age, launch them into an action-packed journey in which boy and robot come to terms with the wonderful messiness of true friendship. Ron’s Gone Wrong features the voices of Zach Galifianakis, Jack Dylan Grazer, Olivia Colman, Ed Helms, Justice Smith, Rob Delaney, Kylie Cantrall, Ricardo Hurtado, Marcus Scribner, Thomas Barbusca.
Sarah Smith and Jean-Philippe Vine direct the film, with Octavio E. Rodriguez co-directing. Peter Baynham and Smith wrote the script. Locksmith chairperson Elisabeth Murdoch, Smith, and Baynham serve as executive producers, with Julie Lockhart and Lara Breay producing.