|Directed by||:||Travis Knight||Produced by||:||Don Murphy, Tom DeSanto, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Michael Bay||Based on||:||Transformers by Hasbro||Starring||:||Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Ortiz, Jason Drucker, Pamela Adlon||Production company||:||di Bonaventura Pictures, Allspark Pictures, Laika||Distributed by||:||Paramount Pictures||Release date||:||December 21, 2018 (United States)||Country||:||United States|
Bumblebee is an upcoming 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. The film is directed by Travis Knight and written by Christina Hodson, and stars Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., John Ortiz, Jason Drucker, and Pamela Adlon. It is also the first live-action Transformers film not to be directed by Michael Bay, though he still acts as a producer.
Principal photography on the film began on July 31, 2017, in Los Angeles and San Francisco, California. Bumblebee is scheduled to be released in the United States on December 21, 2018 in 3D.