Status: Production As of March 14, 2018
Production: Finalizing production budget, filming the movie begins. Began principal photography March 2018 and will film in England, Northern Ireland, and Ho Chi Minh City.
A 12-year-old becomes immersed in a world of fairies, leprechauns, and vicious gnomes. more
In Movie Theaters U.S.Friday, August 9, 2019
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Artemis Fowl is about a 12-year-old Artemis who is a millionaire, a genius - and above all, a criminal mastermind. But Artemis doesn’t know what he's taken on when he kidnaps a fairy (Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit) to harness her magic to save his family. These aren't the fairies of the bedtime stories - they're dangerous.
official plot version from disney.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- The live-action feature will be based on the first and second installments in Disney Publishing Worldwide's best-selling children's fiction series by author Eoin Colfer.
- Ferdia Shaw, who will play Artemis, was chosen out of 1200 candidates for this part, and will make his onscreen debut in the role (Disney, 12/20/17).