Not to be too superstitious, but you’re in luck today because we have an exclusive trailer reveal to share with you for Nickelodeon’s all-new original CG-animated TV film, Lucky. Premiering Friday, March 8, at 7:00 p.m. (ET/PT), the movie follows an unlucky leprechaun on the adventure of a lifetime when he and his friends set out to retrieve his family’s long-lost pot of gold. The hour-long film stars the voice talent of Mark Hamill (Star Wars), Kira Kosarin (The Thundermans), Ron Funches (Trolls), Flula Borg (Pitch Perfect 2) and Gunnar Sizemore (Ben 10). And we’re feeling double lucky today because we also have some behind-the-scenes shots of the cast to share with you as well!
Lucky tells the story of Hap McSweeney (Sizemore), a leprechaun cursed with horrible luck after a dragon stole his family’s pot of gold many years ago. While on a field trip to the mansion of the luckiest and most mysterious man in Fortune City, Houlihan (Hamill), Hap and his three best friends Shannon (Kosarin), a hotheaded elf; Sammy (Funches), a gentle giant; and Reggie (Borg), a wild gremlin, stumble upon a particularly familiar pot of gold and must form a plan to pull off the ultimate heist to steal back the McSweeney gold and restore the family’s luck. All of that and more is teased in the TV movie’s first trailer!
Check out the exclusive trailer for Lucky below:
Join Hap McSweeney, the world’s unluckiest leprechaun, and his BFFs, on the ultimate heist to steal back his family’s lucky pot of gold! Featuring Kira Kosarin and Mark Hamill, Nickelodeon’s new original movie, “Lucky,” is sure to shamrock your world! Don’t miss the premiere of “Lucky,” Friday, March 8th only on Nick!
The movie is directed by Casey Leonard (Breadwinners) and written by Bart Coughlin (Alvinnn!!! And the Chipmunks), Bill Motz (Rufus) and Bob Roth (Rufus), with Darren Thomas and David Steinberg, Nickelodeon’s SVP of Animation Production, serving as executive producers. Lucky is produced by Nickelodeon in Burbank.
And as a bonus exclusive, be sure to take a look at our behind-the-scenes shots of the cast voicing their roles for Lucky: