Watch the first trailer of 'The Grinch'

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Illumination and Universal Pictures are back together with Dr. Seuss' "The Grinch." Based on Dr. Seuss' beloved holiday classic, "The Grinch" tells the story of a cynical grump who goes on a mission to steal Christmas, only to have a change of heart because of little Cindy-Lou Who.

Benedict Cumberbatch is the voice of the Grinch. The directors of the project are Scott Mosier and Yarrow Cheney. It's produced by Chris Meledandri and Janet Healy.

So here's the first trailer:

The release date is Nov. 9, 2018.