For households caught at residence, Trolls World Tour is the proper movie to take pleasure in collectively. The Trolls sequel contains a host of recent quirky characters, together with a Pop Troll named Tiny Diamond. His voice might sound acquainted to some, and that’s as a result of he’s performed by none aside from SNL star, Kenan Thompson.
Who is Kenan Thompson and what else has he been in?
Kenan Thompson began his profession as a toddler actor within the Nickelodeon sketch-comedy sequence All That in 1994. One of the present’s sketches impressed Thompson’s 1997 movie, Good Burger, through which he performed Dexter Reed reverse his All That co-star Kel Mitchell.
Early in his profession, Thompson additionally starred in movies like D2 and D3: The Mighty Ducks, Heavyweights, The Master of Disguise, Love Don’t Cost a Thing, and Barbershop 2: Back in Business. In 2004, he took on the titular function within the comedy film, Fat Albert.
Thompson additionally appeared on various TV exhibits in his early years, together with The Steve Harvey Show, Sister Sister, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, The Parkers, and Felicity. From 1996 to 2000, he starred in his personal Nickelodeon sketch comedy present with Mitchell known as Kenan & Kel.
In 2003, Thompson landed a spot on Saturday Night Live, and he’s remained a part of the solid ever since. His 17-season tenure broke a file for SNL. And his work on the present earned him three Emmy Nominations — one for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy, and two for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics.
Kenan Thompson voices Tiny Diamond in ‘Trolls World Tour’
In Trolls World Tour, Thompson performs Guy Diamond’s glittery silver mini troll, Tiny Diamond. Tiny is a Hip-Hop Troll with a clean voice and killer dance strikes. And his music will get everybody grooving.
Aside from Thompson, Trolls World Tour additionally options various different well-known celebrities, together with Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, James Corden, Kelly Clarkson, Ozzy Osbourne, Jamie Dornan, J Balvin, Kunal Nayyar, George Clinton, Anderson Paak, Mary J. Blige, and Rachel Bloom.
What is ‘Trolls World Tour’ about?
As a sequel to the 2016 animated movie, Trolls, the brand new film picks up with Poppy (Anna Kendrick) and Branch (Justin Timberlake) adjusting to Poppy’s new function as queen. They uncover that there are six troll tribes of their world, every representing a special style of music.
“A member of hard-rock royalty, Queen Barb (Rachel Bloom), aided by her father King Thrash (Ozzy Osbourne), wants to destroy all other kinds of music to let rock reign supreme,” an official synopsis of the movie reads. “With the fate of the world at stake, Poppy and Branch, along with their friends — Biggie (James Corden), Chenille (Caroline Hjelt), Satin (Aino Jawo), Cooper (Ron Funches) and Guy Diamond (Kunal Nayyar) — set out to visit all the other lands to unify the Trolls in harmony against Barb, who’s looking to upstage them all.”
Where are you able to watch ‘Trolls World Tour’?
Because theaters have been shut down as a result of COVID-19 security measures, Dreamworks and Universal launched Trolls World Tour digitally on April 10 to accommodate residence audiences.
Currently, Trolls World Tour is streaming on digital retailers like Vudu, FandangoNow, Amazon Prime Video, and iTunes for $19.99.