The story centers on Emmet (Chris Pratt), a LEGO figure who is mistaken for the one known as The Master Builder. He is chosen to help stop an evil force from gluing their entire land together. Morgan Freeman will play a character named Vitruvius, who also joins this team that includes LEGO versions of Batman (Will Arnett) and Superman (Channing Tatum). No details were given for Elizabeth Banks' character.
Phil Lord and Chris Miller will direct from a script they co-wrote with Kevin Hageman and Dan Hageman. Roy Lee and Dan Lin are producing this 3D animated adventure.