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Christopher Plummer plays King Herod the Great. In Jesus of Nazareth (1977), Plummer played Herod the Great's son Herod Antipas, who was on the council that sentenced Jesus to death in the Easter story.
The first Sony Pictures Animation film to not have Sony Pictures Imageworks do the animation. Instead Cinesite studios provided the imagery and animation which was a great departure from other Sony Pictures Animation films which has the animation and imagery provided by Sony Pictures Imageworks.
Released in November 2017, a month earlier than it was originally intended.
Walden Media's first animated film.
The Star is produced by Affirm Films, a company under Sony that produces and distributes mainly conservative Christian films.
The markings on Bo's back make a cross.
Gabriel Iglesias' first animated feature in which he plays an antagonist. In the other animated films he was in, he's usually a supporting minor protagonist.
Gina Rodriguez, who voices Mary, also played a pregnant virgin on the first season of the TV series Jane the Virgin (2014).
Zachary Levi's second animated film, after Ilgo plauko istorija (2010).
Oprah Winfrey's fourth time voice acting, after Šarlotes voratinklis (2006), Bites filmas (2007), and Princese ir varlius (2009).
This is the second time Mariah Carey has sung a song for an animated religious movie. The first time was Egipto princas (1998), where she sang the song "When You Believe" with the late Whitney Houston.
Tracy Morgan and Kristin Chenoweth's second animated film together, after 20th Century Fox's Rio 2 (2014) released three years prior.
The second Sony Pictures Animation's Christmas film, after Kaledu senelio slaptoji tarnyba 3D (2011).
Keegan-Michael Key's third animated Columbia Film, after Monstru viesbutis 2 (2015) and Piktieji paukščiai. Filmas (2016).
First trailer of the film was shown the same day as the release Sony Animation's previous film, Emodzi filmas (2017) which did cause a negative reception.
Mariah Carey officially introduced and released herself the first trailer online. She will also be singing the original song "The Star" for the movie. It will be her fourth Christmas song that she wrote to be featured in a movie after All I Want For Christmas Is You, Where Are You Christmas and Oh Santa.
Gabriel Iglesias' second Sony Animation film, after Smurfai: Pamirštas kaimelis (2017) released earlier the same year.
Kristin Chenoweth's second animated film of 2017, after Mano mazasis ponis. Filmas (2017).
First film to have Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, Franklin Entertainment, Walden Media, and Affirm Films to collaborate together.
The Nativity story has previously been told from the animals' perspective in at least two animated shorts: The Night the Animals Talked (1970) and Nestor, the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (1977).
Released on the same day as Gerumo stebuklas (2017), another film from Walden Media.
Christopher Plummer's fifth time voicing in an animated theatrical film, after An American Tail (1986), Rock-A-Doodle (1991), Aukštyn (2009), and Devintasis (2009).
Ving Rhames' third theatrically released animated film, after Fantazijos viršune: Sudvasintieji (2001) and Lilo ir Stičas (2002).
Kristin Chenoweth's fifth theatrically released animated film, after Space Chimps (2008), Rio 2 (2014), The Peanuts Movie (2015), and Mano mazasis ponis. Filmas (2017) as well as her first computer-animated film to be rated PG all her other computer-animated films were rated G and her animated films with PG ratings were traditionally animated.
The Star is the originally rated G.
Joel McCrary's third Sony Animation film, after Smurfai 3D (2011) and Smurfai 2 (2013).
Sony Animation's 13th theatrically released feature film.
The third Sony Pictures Animation's original full-length feature film, after Kaledu senelio slaptoji tarnyba 3D (2011) and Emodzi filmas (2017).
When Old Donkey releases Bo from the mill stone, he tells Bo to go as he is now free, and technically sacrifices his own freedom to give a younger donkey the chance to be free. In Christian belief, the coming of Jesus was to free people from the laws and bindings of the Old Testament, by Jesus being the sacrifice; to release people who believe into freedom from the old laws.
|Cast overview, first billed only:|
|Steven Yeun||-||Bo (voice)|
|Keegan-Michael Key||-||Dave (voice)|
|Aidy Bryant||-||Ruth (voice)|
|Gina Rodriguez||-||Mary (voice)|
|Zachary Levi||-||Joseph (voice)|
|Christopher Plummer||-||Herod (voice)|
|Ving Rhames||-||Thaddeus (voice)|
|Gabriel Iglesias||-||Rufus (voice)|
|Kelly Clarkson||-||Leah (voice)|
|Anthony Anderson||-||Zach (voice)|
|Patricia Heaton||-||Edith (voice)|
|Kris Kristofferson||-||Old Donkey (voice)|
|Kristin Chenoweth||-||Abby (voice)|
|Mariah Carey||-||Rebecca (voice)|
|Oprah Winfrey||-||Deborah (voice)|