Crow: The Legend

Created by Baobab Studios

VR-G 20:40 mins 2019

Starring John Legend, Oprah Winfrey, Constance Wu (Crazy Rich Asians), Tye Sheridan (Ready Player One), Diego Luna (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story), and Liza Koshy. Created by the director of Madagascar and the Emmy-winning animated films Invasion! and Asteroids!

In this animated movie, Crow is the most admired animal in the forest with his magnificent colors and beautiful voice. But when the very first winter arrives, can Crow make the personal sacrifices needed to save his friends?

Official selection of Cannes Le Marché du Film and Venice International Film Festival.


John Legend as Crow
Constance Wu as Skunk
Liza Koshy as Owl
Tye Sheridan as Turtle
Sarah Eagle Heart as Luna
Diego Luna as Moth
Oprah Winfrey as The One Who Creates Everything by Thinking

Narrated by Randy Edmonds

Written and Directed by Eric Darnell
Executive Producers: John Legend, Ty Stiklorius, Larry Cutler, Maureen Fan, & Kane Lee
Produced by Maureen Fan & Claudia Southmartin

"When You Can Fly" written and performed by John Legend

VFX Supervisor: Larry Cutler
Head of R&D: Michael Hutchinson
Digital Supervisor: Nathaniel Dirksen
VFX Art Director: Scott Peterson
Head of Animation: Mark C. Harris
Lighting Directors: Ken Ball & Dave Blizard

Production Designer: Cody Gramstad
Art Director: Kal Athannassov
Associate Producer: Jeremiah Graves

Lead animators: Ken Fountain, Sean Mahoney, & Artur Marcol
Additional Animation Supervision: Manish Kumar
Animators: Melanie Cordan, Sanjeev Gharat, Ryan Gong, Rajesh Kalyadappu, Hitesh Kumar, Dennis Lai, Bryan Larson, Mitesh Mhatre, Mark Bo Ross & Darrell Vasquez

Previsualization lead: Kent Seki
CG generalists: Ben Chian & Richard Lee
Visual Development by Christina K. Yang
Visual Effects by Andreas Glad
Editors: Kirk Demorest & Bradley Furnish

Engineering: Colin Feo, Keith Jhaveri, Mike Solovykh, and Wei Wang
Lead Rigger: Justin Fischer
Rigging by Milana Huang

Additional Artists:John Braunreuther, Elena Ceballos, Olivia Ceballos, Ly Chung, Ben Darnell, Rachel Donnelly, Craig Kitzmann, Oth Khotsimeuang, Fangwei Lee, Kris Orpilla, Willie Real, Amy Rebecca Tucker, Joan Wirolinggo

Sound Design by Pollen Music Group
Sound Designers: Jamey Scott, Scot Strafford, Richard Warp
Music by Rex Darnell

Special acknowledgement & thanks to the native american tribes who have been telling variations of the Crow legend for generations.

Platforms Supported

  • Web
  • WebVR
  • PSVR
  • GearVR
  • Rift
  • Vive
  • Daydream
  • Android
  • iOS