WATCH: The ‘Paddington’ Trailer is Finally Here


‘Paddington’ (Pic: StudioCanal)

I don’t know where anyone gets off saying Friday 13 is unlucky, cos there’s been a bumper crop of movie news today that should keep anyone counting their lucky stars for a month at least.

So, having dispensed with Tom Hiddleston and Tom Hardy, here’s the trailer to the Paddington movie, the one we’ve all been anxiously awaiting because it shows what the computer generated Paddington Bear will actually look like.

As it turns out, he looks like this:

But we still don’t get to hear him speak, which, given that his voice is Colin Firth’s voice, is a fan-tease of fairly epic proportions.

We do at least get to see Hugh Bonneville and the rest of the Brown family (including Sally Hawkins), but no Nicole Kidman, no Julie Walters and no Jim Broadbent. Yet.

Here’s the previous teaser trailer:

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Fraser McAlpine

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser is a British writer, broadcaster and the the author of the book Stuff Brits Like. He is Anglophenia's resident Brit blogger, having written BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog, the Top of the Pops website, and for NME, the Guardian and elsewhere. Favorite topics include slang, Doctor Who and cramming as much music into Anglophenia as he can manage. He invites you to join him on Twitter: @csi_popmusic
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