Watch the trailer for ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’

March 27 2014, 12:47 PM EDT By Brian Kraus

Paramount Pictures have unveiled the official trailer for producer Michael Bay's upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot.

Set in a crime-infested New York City, Megan Fox stars as TV news reporter April O'Neil, Will Arnett co-stars as her cameraman, Vernon Fenwick, and Whoopi Goldberg plays their boss, Bernadette Thompson. Shredder and Splinter are portrayed by William Fichtner and Danny Woodburn, respectively. As for the Turtles, they are played by Alan Ritchson (Raphael), Noel Fisher (Michelangelo), Jeremy Howard (Donatello) and Pete Ploszek (Leonardo) via the performance-capture technology used in films like Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes and Lord Of The Rings.

TMNT opens in theaters nationwide on August 8, 2014.