Shown below are the first images from the upcoming Max Steel live-action movie starring Ben Winchell (Disney's "A.N.T. Farm," "Necessary Roughness") as Max McGrath, Ana Villafane ("Hiding," "Los Americans") as Sydney Gardner and Andy Garcia as Dr. Miles Edwards.
"Max Steel," which is being produced by Dolphin Films and Mattel, is slated for a wide theatrical release by Open Road Films domestically and IM Global internationally in 2015. It's being penned by Marvel Studios veteran Christopher Yost ("Thor: The Dark World") and directed by award-winning director Stewart Hendler ("Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn," "H+").
The story chronicles the adventures of 16-year-old Max McGrath (Winchell) and alien companion Steel, who must harness and combine their tremendous new powers to evolve into the superhero Max Steel. As these two unlikely friends struggle to accept their oddly connected fates, they begin to uncover unimaginable secrets, working together to find the truth and fight the mysterious forces threatening their world.