when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, along comes Shark Tale
- the coolest, hippest, meanest, funkiest underwater animated adventure ever
created - released in the UK and Ireland on 15 October 2004.
Shark Tale takes place in the undersea underworld, where the son of the shark
mob boss is found dead and a young fish named Oscar is found at the
Being a 'bottom feeder', Oscar takes advantage of the situation and makes himself
look like he killed the finned mobster.
Oscar soon comes to realise that his
claim may have serious consequences, as the salt-water mobsters come looking for
Oscar is a fast-talking little fish whose big dreams have a habit of landing him
in hot water. Lenny is a great white shark with a sensitive
side...and a secret - he's a vegetarian. When a great white lie turns Oscar into
an improbable hero and the truth about Lenny makes him an outcast, these two
become the most unlikely of friends.
Eric 'Bibo' Bergeron
& Vicky Jenson,
stars the voices of Academy Award® nominee Will Smith
as Oscar, two-time Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro as Don Lino - a great white shark at the top of the Reef's
food chain, Academy Award® winner Renée Zellweger as Angie -
the beautiful angelfish who harbours a secret crush on Oscar, Academy Award®
winner Angelina Jolie as the femme fatale Lola - a cross
between a lion fish and a dragonfish, who uses her feminine wiles to get what
she wants, Jack Black as Don Lino's son Lenny - a great white
shark who is a closet vegetarian, and multiple Oscar®-nominated director Martin
Scorsese as Sykes - a puffer fish who is full
of hot air and never misses an opportunity to make a few extra clams.
Rounding off the main cast are: Doug E. Doug and Ziggy Marley as Bernie and
Ernie - two Rastafarian jellyfish with a stinging sense of humour; Michael
Imperioli (The Sopranos) as Don Lino's oldest son Frankie - a chip off the old
shark; Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos) as Luca - an oily octopus, which
makes him the perfect right-hand, left-hand, right-hand, left-hand man; veteran
actor Peter Falk (Columbo) as Don Ira Feinberg - a shark who is long in
the tooth, but still has plenty of bite left; and Fiona Philips (TV's GMTV) as the Reef's
top anchorfish, Katie Current.
Shark Tale opens in the UK & Ireland on
15 October 2004. More info @