Science fiction action film “Bumblebee” by Travis Knight

Theatrical premiere: December 21, 2018 (United States)
Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Ortiz, Jason Drucker, and Pamela Adlon, with Dylan O’Brien, Peter Cullen, Angela Bassett and Justin Theroux in voice roles


Directed by: Travis Knight
Screenplay by: Christina Hodson
Running time: 114 minutes[
Budget: $102 million


Bumblebee is a 2018 American science fiction action film centered around the Transformers character of the same name. It is the sixth installment of the live-action Transformers film series and a prequel to 2007’s Transformers.

Every adventure has a beginning

On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary, yellow VW bug.

“Bumblebee” Trailer

“Bumblebee” Cast in Stills


Hailee Steinfeld as Charlie Watson
John Cena as Jack Burns
Jorge Lendeborg Jr. as Memo
John Ortiz as Dr. Powell
Jason Drucker as Otis Watson
Pamela Adlon as Sally Watson
Rory Markham as Jake Adams
Rachel Crow as Celia
Abby Quinn as Alice


Dylan O’Brien as the voice of Bumblebee
Peter Cullen as the voice of Optimus Prime
Grey Griffin as the voice of Arcee
Steve Blum as the voice of Wheeljack
Andrew Morgado as the voice of Cliffjumper
Kirk Baily as the voice of Brawn
Dennis Singletary as the voice of Ratchet


Angela Bassett as the voice of Shatter
Justin Theroux as the voice of Dropkick
David Sobolov as the voice of Blitzwing
Jon Bailey as the voices of Shockwave
Kirk Baily as the voice of Decepticon Soldier

Film stills from “Bumblebee”

Di Bonaventura Pictures
Allspark Pictures
Tencent Pictures