Restaurant Patron Despite his criticism he offers some small praise: "Although one would never have expected to find her in a film like this, Dawson, by dint of enthusiasm, is the only actor who rises above the material with her dignity intact. Griffin then has a talk with Bernie (Nick Nolte), a forlorn gorilla who was moved into a deep enclosure after allegedly attacking a zookeeper named Shane (Donnie Wahlberg). The director also teases what a potential Season 2 would be about. Zookeeper (uncredited) Christopher J. Davis ... Bar Fly (uncredited) Becki Dennis ... Zoo-worker (uncredited) Simba Dibinga ... Simba the Zookeeper (uncredited) Vinicio Kahdiak Eduardo | Zookeeper. Griffin contemplates quitting his job at the zoo and joining his brother at the dealership. With Kevin James, Rosario Dawson, Leslie Bibb, Ken Jeong. Griffin discovers that Stephanie is dating her other ex-boyfriend, a bully named Gale (Joe Rogan).
, On Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 14% based on reviews from 131 critics, with an average rating of 3.41/10. She play by Leslie Bibb who play another character in another movie, but same name who's nice, but had a kid. De La Cruz is the real life wife of Kevin James. Kate decides to leave the zoo and accepts a job in Nairobi. The animals at one particular zoo decide to break their code of silence in order to help their lovable zookeeper gain the attention of one particular woman. The site's critical consensus reads, "Zookeeper smothers Kevin James's [sic] with a sodden script and a surfeit of jokes inappropriate for the young viewers who would be intrigued by its juvenile storyline. Photo Credits: Netflix; Pop TV; Robert Viglasky, Hartswood Films; Fred Hayes/Disney+, Fox, PopTV; Bettina Strauss/Netflix; Nicole Rivelli/Amazon, Netflix, Frank Masi/Apple, Disney, Jasper Savage/Hulu; Diyah Pera/CW, What to Watch on Netflix Top 10 Rankings on November 3. Sequel to Zookeeper (2011), in which the evil ringmaster Hugo Kemp tries to kidnap the animals in the Franklin Park Zoo (upon discovering they can talk) to use them in a circus and it's up to Griffin Keyes, Kate and Bernie the Gorilla (the one animal wise enough to keep his talking ability a secret, or maybe even hide altogether from Hugo Kemp) to rescue the rest of the animals from Hugo's Circus. Sign up for a FANALERT® and be the first to know when tickets and other exclusives are available in your area. (uncredited), Simba the Zookeeper He began his career on stage at the Pasadena (California) Playhouse and in regional theatre productions. Photos of the Zookeeper (Movie) voice actors. Zookeeper is a 2011 American fantasy romantic comedy film directed by Frank Coraci, starring Kevin James, Rosario Dawson, and Leslie Bibb, and featuring the voices of Nick Nolte, Sylvester Stallone, Adam Sandler, Don Rickles, Judd Apatow, Cher, Jon Favreau, and Faizon Love.It is about an unlucky zookeeper who turns to the animals at his zoo to help him find love.  ", You're the First, the Last, My Everything, "Movie Projector: 'Transformers' expected to crush newcomers 'Zookeeper' and 'Horrible Bosses, "MGM Uncertainty Prompts Sony To Take Over 'Zookeeper' Domestic Distribution", "Sony moves upcoming Kevin James comedy 'Zookeeper' into summer 2011", "Giraffe dies on Franklin Park Zoo film set – The Boston Globe", "Tweet the giraffe, star of ads and movies, dies at Franklin Park Zoo", "PETA protests at 'Zookeeper' premiere.
Dragons: Rescue Riders: Huttsgalor Holiday. (uncredited), Zoo Visitor / Kevin James Rosario Dawson Leslie Bibb Ken Jeong Donnie Wahlberg Joe Rogan Nat Faxon Tom Woodruff Jr. Cher Nick Nolte. The next day, Donald unlocks the door to the lion enclosure and lets Joe out, who confronts Stephanie and Dave's fiancée Robin (Steffiana de la Cruz). Director says animals were treated 'with love and respect, "Red Letter Media Special Edition: The Zookeeper trailer", "Zookeeper Movie Review & Film Summary (2011)", "The Zookeeper Review and Showtimes, Kevin James in The Zookeeper", "The Top 10 Everything of 2011 – Zookeeper", "Teen Choice Awards 2011: 'Pretty Little Liars,' Rebecca Black Added to List of Nominees", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Zookeeper_(film)&oldid=986169012, Articles with unsourced statements from December 2011, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Shane (either his first name or last name) is the main antagonist of the comedy film Zookeeper.
Charged as a teen in the 1993 killing of a Boston cop, Sean K. Ellis fights to prove his innocence while exposing police corruption and systemic racism. Friday’s (in the movie all animals can speak English, they just agree not to whenever humans are around). Joe the Lion voiced by Sylvester Stallone and 4 others . Bernie also becomes upset and tells Griffin that he thought he could trust someone again, but was proved wrong when Griffin quit his job. (uncredited), Jogger / The hosts sarcastically praised the trailer as if they thought it was a fake, well crafted parody of a tired subset of the comedy genre, at one point noting "All they were missing was a wise cracking sidekick for Kevin James, played by a rapper. Griffin and Kate go to the wedding and seem to have fun together. Filming began in Boston on August 17, 2009. Jerome the Bear (Jon Favreau) suggests that they teach Griffin their animal mating techniques, but Joe the Lion (Sylvester Stallone) protests, reminding them that it's against the animal code to talk to humans. Shane tortures the animals at the zoo with a wooden stick with a nail at the end and pepper spray. A zookeeper's responsibilities usually include feeding, maintaining and cleaning the animals, diet preparation, behavioral observation, record keeping, exhibit maintenance and providing environmental enrichment for the animals in their care. The film earned a worldwide total of $169,852,759. The animals then tell Griffin that Kate is heading to the airport. (uncredited), Wedding Reception Guest A pleasant summer entertainment it is. Griffin becomes brave enough to stand up to Gale and this grabs Stephanie's attention. (uncredited), Zoo Visitor / (uncredited), Construction Worker Jerome the Bear voiced by Jon Favreau and 1 other .
He is of Russian Jewish descent. Bernie the Gorilla voiced by Nick Nolte and 3 others . , Tweet, the giraffe who rose to fame as a star in the classic Toys "R" Us commercials (by being cast as Geoffrey, the company's official mascot) and who appeared alongside Jim Carrey in the film Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, died after filming Zookeeper at the Franklin Park Zoo. Mother Joe the Lion voiced by Sylvester Stallone and 4 others .
We didn’t do anything that we shouldn’t do. TMDb Score. This stunning and resourceful actress has been primarily a film player thus far. Nick Nolte was born in Omaha, Nebraska, to Helen (King) and Franklin Arthur Nolte, who worked in irrigation pump sales. Donald the Monkey voiced by Adam Sandler and 1 other . In Zookeeper, the animals at the Franklin Park Zoo love their kindhearted caretaker, Griffin Keyes (Kevin James).  The film was released on July 8, 2011.. A group of zoo animals decide to break their code of silence in order to help their lovable zookeeper find love, without opting to leave his current job for something more illustrious. Barry the Elephant voiced by Judd Apatow and 4 others . (uncredited), Wedding Attendee and Fashion Show Attendee © 2020 TV GUIDE, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. The Zoo (TV Series 2017– ) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Griffin then disguises Bernie with an Izod T-shirt and takes him out to T.G.I.
Rack up 500 points and you'll score a $5 reward for more movies. Filming began in Boston on August 17, 2009, aiming for a release in October 2010, which was then released on July 8, 2011. Zookeeper is a 2011 American fantasy romantic comedy film directed by Frank Coraci, starring Kevin James, Rosario Dawson, and Leslie Bibb, and featuring the voices of Nick Nolte, Sylvester Stallone, Adam Sandler, Don Rickles, Judd Apatow, Cher, Jon Favreau, and Faizon Love. Kevin James and Rosario Dawson co-star with voice actors including Adam Sandler and Sylvester Stallone. Country artist Coffey Anderson and his wife, hip-hop dancer Criscilla, juggle family life, career goals and tests of faith in this reality series.