Heaps of casting announcements gets announced each day, and here’s a quick look at today’s lot..
Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad (Olaf in ‘Frozen’), Danny McBride, former Saturday Night Live stars Bill Hader and Maya Rudolph, and ‘Game of Thrones’ star Peter Dinklage will all lend their voices to the upcoming ‘Angry Birds’ movie (due out July 2016).
Alec Baldwin and Kevin Spacey are voicing characters in ‘Boss Baby’, a DreamWorks film about a business-minded baby and his jealous older brother. Baldwin will voice the baby and Spacey will voice an evil corporate CEO.
‘Sherlock’ star Andrew Scott has been announced as King Louis in ‘The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses’. The BBC 2 adaptation of Shakespeare’s Henry VI and Richard III will also star Benedict Cumberbatch, Sir Michael Gambon, Judi Dench, Sophie Okonedo, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Keeley Hawes, Tom Sturridge, Philip Glenister, Adrian Dunbar, and Ben Daniels.
The first series of ‘The Hollow Crown’ aired in 2012 and its adaptations of ‘Richard II, Henry IV Part 1 & 2, and Henry V starred Ben Whishaw, Patrick Stewart, Jeremy Irons, Julie Walters, John Hurt and Tom Hiddleston.