AceShowbiz - Warner Bros. Pictures has tapped %cWill Arnett% and %cKristen Bell% to voice yet-to-be-disclosed characters in "Teen Titans Go! To the Movies". Released via the movie's Twitter account, the announcement comes along with a promo poster for the upcoming big-screen adaptation of DC Entertainment's much-loved animated TV series "Teen Titans Go!".
Arnett, who is known for providing the voice of Bruce Wayne a.k.a. Batman in "The Lego Movie" series, and Bell, the voice actor behind Anna in "Frozen (2013)", will join the returning voice cast members that include %cGreg Cipes% (Beast Boy), %cScott Menville% (Robin), %cKhary Payton% (Cyborg), %cTara Strong% (Raven) and %cHynden Walch% (Starfire).
Warner Bros. has set "Teen Titans Go! To the Movies" to arrive in theaters across the nation on July 27 next year. An adaptation of Cartoon Network's comedic animated series based on the DC Comics team, the cartoon roster boasts a core team of Robin, Cyborg, Raven, Beast Boy and Starfire, with many other familiar DC characters appearing along the way. No further details are known regarding the storyline of the film.
Directing the upcoming animated flick will be Aaron Horvath and Peter Rida Michail. The screenplay is provided by Michael Jelenic and Horvath, based on characters from DC. Michail, Arnett and Peggy Regan are producing, with Sam Register, Jelenic and Horvath serving as executive producers. Apart from Arnett, all are "Teen Titans Go!" TV series contributors.
Arnett is no stranger to voicing characters in animated films. Aside from providing the voice of Batman in "The Lego Movie" series, he has lent his voice to such characters like Surly in "The Nut Job" movie series and Mr. Perkins in 2010's "Despicable Me". Bell, meanwhile, has lent her voice to "Zootopia" character Priscilla and Cora of the "Astro Boy" animated film series, in addition to famously providing the voice of the Disney princess Anna.