First Trailer: “Transformers” Spin-Off “Bumblebee”

Paramount Pictures and Hasbro have released the first trailer and poster for the first spin-off based on the “Transformers” franchise.

The story is set in 1987 with Bumblebee finding refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), who is on the edge of seventeen, discovers the battle-scarred and broken yellow VW bug and quickly learns his true nature.

John Cena, Pamela Adlon, Stephen Schneider, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Jason Drucker, Kenneth Choi, Ricardo Hoyos, Abby Quinn, Rachel Crow and Grace Dzienny also star in the project which Travis Knight (“Kubo and the Two Strings”) directs.

“Bumblebee” is slated to open in cinemas on December 21st.