Mariah Carey joins ‘The Lego Batman Movie’

Los Angeles, Nov 10 (IANS) Singer Mariah Carey is in talks to join the voice cast of the upcoming “The Lego Batman Movie”, the spin-off to 2014’s “The Lego Movie”.

Initial reports indicated that the 45-year-old singer was on board to voice Commissioner Gordon, but this does not seem to be the case. Carey will voice the Mayor of Gotham City, reports hollywoodreporter.com.

Besides the “My all” crooner, there are Ralph Fiennes, who will voice Alfred, Rosario Dawson, who will lend her voice for Batgirl, Michael Cera, who is on board to voice Robin, and Zach Galifianakis, who is up to voice Joker.

Will Arnett, who voiced Batman in “The Lego Movie”, will return to voice the Dark Knight.

Chris McKay, the animation supervisor of “Lego Movie”, is directing the project with a script written by Seth Grahame-Smith.

Dan Lin and Roy Lee are producing the film along with “Lego Movie” director-screenwriter duo Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. “Lego Batman Movie” is scheduled to be released in the US on February 10, 2017.

Carey’s last big screen credit was 2013’s “Lee Daniels’ The Butler”. Before that, she also collaborated with Daniels in 2009’s “Precious: Based on the Novel PUSH by Sapphire”.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here