July 17th is World Emoji Day

56 new emojis have been approved for use

Today Planet Earth is celebrating World Emoji Day and reflecting upon the cultural impact these tiny icons have had across the globe.

The Emoji Movie arrives in cinemas on 4th August. With the trailer of the upcoming, "The Emoji Movie" people can't control their excitement and are hoping for an wonderful movie. Check out our exclusive featurette courtesy of Sony Pictures below.

July 17th is World Emoji Day
July 17th is World Emoji Day

Commenting on the announcement, Josh Greenstein, president of worldwide marketing and distribution for Sony Pictures Entertainment, said: "Achieving a Guinness World Records title is a testament to the enormous worldwide appeal of emojis. It's great to see so many people getting excited for the worldwide release of The Emoji Movie". With all the apps and photos, is the hidden city of Textopolis, a city where all your favourite emojis live, just waiting to be selected by their user and get their turn.

Apple has used World Emoji Day to preview the range of new characters that will be added to its software later this year. In fact it's become a frequent gripe around the office - why isn't there an emoji for this, that or the other? The film is directed by Tony Leondis, produced by Michelle Raimo Kouyate, and screenplay by Tony Leondis & Eric Siegel and Mike White from a story by Tony Leondis & Eric Siegel.

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