Toronto-based rapper, Drake, has reportedly joined the voice over cast in the newest entry for the 3D animated franchise “Ice Age.”
Additional newcomers to the all-star lineup are Jeremy Renner, Aziz Ansari and Wanda Sykes. Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez are also rumored to be joining the cast. Returning are cast regulars Ray Romano, Queen Latifah, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Seann William Scott and Josh Peck.
In “Ice Age: Continental Drift” Manny, Diego, and Sid embark on their greatest adventure yet after cataclysm sets an entire continent adrift. Separated from the rest of the herd, they use an iceberg as a makeshift ship, and are launched on an epic seafaring quest to find the others. Manny and the gang are challenged like never before to become heroes and do the impossible, as they encounter Shira, Ethan, Walter, Gutt, and Marlenne. During the journey Shira falls in love with Diego as the animals explore a brave new world, and battle ruthless pirates and their captain, Marco.
Ice Age: Continental Drift is expected to hit theaters on July 13, 2012.
Check out the movie trailer on YouTube.