Chris Pratt’s Mario Voice Is “Phenomenal”
Provided By - Video Elephant on November 24, 2021
The co-producer of the upcoming Super Mario Bros. movie says Chris Pratt’s Mario voice is “phenomenal.”
The choice to cast Chris Pratt as the voice of Mario has been heavily criticized by fans since its announcement.
However, the co-producer of the movie, Chris Meledandri, has claimed Pratt will surprise people.
"All I can tell you is the voice that he's doing for us, and Mario, is phenomenal," Chris Meledandri, Co-Producer Of Super Mario Bros. Movie.
Meledandri also said he understands the criticism from fans as an Italian American himself.
He defended Pratt’s involvement by saying they hired Charlie Day, who comes from Italian heritage, to play Luigi.
He also hinted that the accent issue will be referenced in the movie.