Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is an upcoming 2014 American action comedy film based on the franchise of the same name. A rebootof the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film series, the film is directed by Jonathan Liebesman and stars Megan Fox, Johnny Knoxville, Pete Ploszek, Noel Fisher, Jeremy Howard, Alan Ritchson, Danny Woodburn, Tony Shalhoub, William Fichtner, Will Arnett, Minae Noji, Whoopi Goldberg and Abby Elliott.
The film was announced shortly before Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles co-creator Peter Laird sold the rights to the franchise toNickelodeon in 2009. It is to be produced by Nickelodeon Movies and Michael Bay's production company Platinum Dunes, and distributed by Paramount Pictures.
The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Turtles must work with fearless reporter April and her wise-cracking cameraman Vern Fenwick to save the city and unravel Shredder's diabolical plan.
- Megan Fox as April O'Neil
- Johnny Knoxville as Leonardo (voice)
- Pete Ploszek as Leonardo (motion capture)
- Alan Ritchson as Raphael
- Jeremy Howard as Donatello
- Noel Fisher as Michelangelo
- William Fichtner as Eric Sachs/The Shredder
- Tony Shalhoub as Splinter (voice)
- Danny Woodburn as Splinter (motion capture)
- Will Arnett as Vernon Fenwick
- Minae Noji as Karai
- Whoopi Goldberg as Bernadette Thompson
- Abby Elliott as April's roommate
The film is scheduled to be released on August 8, 2014.