This is a comedy centered around zookeeper and his talking animals
We have already posted an interview with star Kevin James. The film is directed by Frank Coraci and we will hear from him tomorrow.
The comedy will get it’s theatrical release later this week.
In Zookeeper, the animals at the Franklin Park Zoo love their kindhearted caretaker, Griffin Keyes (Kevin James). Finding himself more comfortable with a lion than a lady, Griffin decides the only way to get a girl in his life is to leave the zoo and find a more glamorous job. The animals, in a panic, decide to break their time-honored code of silence and reveal their biggest secret: they can talk! To keep Griffin from leaving, they decide to teach him the rules of courtship – animal style. The film also stars Rosario Dawson and Leslie Bibb and features the voices of Cher, Nick Nolte, Adam Sandler, and Sylvester Stallone. Directed by Frank Coraci. Written by Nick Bakay, Rock Reuben, Kevin James, Jay Scherick and David Ronn. Stars Kevin James, Rosario Dawson and Leslie Bibb. Rating: PG.
US and Canada release July 8, 2011
UK release July 29, 2011