The day is here, fellows. Deadline is reporting that Winona will be joining Martin Landau, Catherine O’Hara and Martin Short for the Disney feature “Frankenweenie.”
According to Deadline, Winona Ryder and Martin Landau have each taken a key role, while Martin Short and Catherine Oâ€™Hara will each be providing five different supporting voices.
Landauâ€™s role is that of Mr. Rzykruski; Short will be playing Bob, Nassor, Toshiaki, Victorâ€™s Dad and Mr. Bergermeister; Oâ€™Hara is down for Edgar, Weird Girl, Victorâ€™s Mom, and Gym Teacher; Ryderâ€™s been given the part of Elsa, a love interest for Victor. Victor has not yet been announced, yet.
John August wrote the script for the project, which is based on Burton’s 1984 live-action short film about a man who reanimates his dog after it gets hit by a car.
Disney is scheduled to release “Frankenweenie” on March 9, 2012.