Director Eric Siegel
Producer(s) Alex Ortega
Carolynne Cunningham
Lissette Carrasco
Jenni Magge Cook
Studio(s) Sony Pictures Animation
Venpil Entertaiment
Writer(s) Robert Schenkkan
Alberto Gaytan
Based on Banjo-Kazooie by Rare Ltd. and Microsoft
Distributor(s) Columbia Pictures (Worldwide)
Toho (Japan)
Type Computer Animation
Genre(s) Adventure
Music Hans Zimmer
Country of Origin Flag of the United States United States
Flag of Japan Japan
Jake Gyllenhaal
Felicity Jones
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Theatrical Release Date(s)
September 14, 2023 (United States)
October 7, 2023 (Japan)
Original Language English
Budget $80-90 million
Runtime 105 minutes
Series Banjo-Kazooie

Banjo-Kazooie is an American computer animated adventure comedy film based on the video game franchise of the same name created by Rare. The film serves like a origin of the duo who forcing forces, to stop a buzzard who plans to kill the Breegulls herb.

The film was produced by Venpil Entertaiment and Sony Pictures Animation and distributed by Toho in Japan and Columbia Pictures in worldwide.




  • Jake Gyllenhaal as Banjo
    • Jordan Oguntayo voices young Banjo
  • Felicity Jones as Kazooie
    • Carmel Laniado voices young Kazooie
  • Chiwetel Ejiofor as Kila, a black buzzard who is the Kazooie's Arch-enemy
  • Sharlto Copley as Dun, a purple lizard and Kila's minion
  • Olivia Coleman as Lady Berlinda, a red-orange bregull and Kazooie's mother
  • Chris Hemsworth as Nash, a dark-brown bear and Banjo's childhood bully
    • Tristan Hemsworth voices young Nash
  • Adam DeVine as Marvin, a yellow-green bear and Banjo's childhood friend
    • Keith L. Williams voices young Marvin
  • Rupert Friend as Khalil, a red bregull and Kazooie's cousin
  • Chris Diamantopoulos as Dustin, a green bregull and Kazooie's childhood friend
  • TBA as Tooty
  • Shannen Doherty as Brianna, a bear and Banjo's mother
  • Matt Bomer as Buster, a bear and Banjo's late father
  • Kathy Bates as Gruntilda Winkybunion, she don't appear until the post-credit scene


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