USA: Postman Pat - The Movie Featuring David Tennant To Open In US Cinemas

Postman Pat: The Movie, the 3D animated feature based on the popular UK kids' character will be released in the USA from Friday June 27th. The BBC character has been popular with pre-schoolers in the UK and around the world who have been absorbed by the adventures of the friendly village postman and his black and white cat Jess since his debut in 1981.  

The movie, which features the voices of Stephen Mangan as Pat, David Tennant as Wilf, Rupert Grint as Josh and Ronan Keating as Pat's singing voice, has been aquired by Shout! Factory for US distribution, and the nationwide release begins with openings in New York and Los Angeles on the 27th.

Postman Pat: The Movie
The film finds Pat (Stephen Mangan), everyone’s favourite postman, coming face-to-face with the temptations of money, status and a shiny new suit when he enters a national TV talent show competition that threatens to tear him away from his hometown of Greendale and his family and friends.
What happens when kindness meets selfishness?   When local fame meets Global notoriety?   Will a nice cup of tea be kicked aside by a Frappacapacino?
Pat is set to find out as he falls for the age-old temptation of the grass being greener…

Postman Pat: The Movie was written by Kim Fuller, Nicole Dubuc and Annika Bluhm and directed by Mike Disa for RGH Entertainment.

Watch the trailer here:

Read more about Postman Pat: The Movie on our website.

Source: Yahoo! Movies