Pharrell Williams has introduced a biopic, Piece by Piece, that he made with the Lego Group. The film is described in a press launch as “an unparalleled movement image expertise that captures the magic and brilliance of Pharrell Williams’ artistic genius, one Lego brick at a time.” It additionally says that the movie “defies genres and expectations to move audiences right into a Lego world the place something is feasible.” Piece by Piece hits theaters on Friday, October 11, 2024. See a teaser from Williams on Instagram.
Williams is partnering with Focus Options for Piece by Piece. Morgan Neville directed the film, and he produced it with Tremolo Productions’ Caitrin Rogers and I Am Different’s Pharrell Williams, Mimi Valdés, and Shani Saxon. The movie’s government producers for the Lego Group are Jill Wilfert and Keith Malone.
“After I had this loopy imaginative and prescient to inform this story by means of Lego bricks, I couldn’t have imagined a greater accomplice than Morgan. He’s a legend,” Williams stated in a press launch. “Grateful that Focus wished to collaborate with us, and I’m honored to share this with the world and convey individuals into my universe. Constructing with Lego bricks encourages us to observe our creativeness… who would’ve thought that taking part in with these toys as a child would evolve right into a film about my life. It’s proof that anybody else can do it too.”
Director and producer Morgan Neville added, “5 years in the past, Pharrell Williams approached me with the concept of serving to him inform his story by means of Lego animation. It was a type of uncommon moments the place I knew in a second that this was a journey I wished to go on. I’m grateful to our companions at Focus Options and on the Lego Group for his or her perception in our loopy mission. We assembled an unbelievable crew of artistic collaborators to assist make a brand new kind of movie. I can’t anticipate individuals to see it.”