Epic details revealed

Twentieth Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios announced more information about the plot and voice cast for their upcoming film Epic (formally Leafmen). Directed by Chris Wedge, “Epic tells the story of an ongoing battle deep in the forest between the forces of good and the forces of evil. When a teen age girl finds herself magically transported into this secret universe, she must band together with a rag-tag team of fun and whimsical characters in order to save their world… and ours”. BeyoncĂ© Knowles voices Queen Tara; Colin Farrell is Ronin; Josh Hutcherson is Nod; Amanda Seyfried portrays Mary Katherine; Johnny Knoxville voices Mandrake; Aziz Ansari portrays Mub; rapper Pitbull voices Bufo; Jason Sudekis portrays Bomba; rock legend Steven Tyler is Nim Galuu; Blake Anderson is Dagda; and Judah Friedlander is Larry. Epic opens May 24, 2013.