Charli XCX Cast in ‘The Angry Birds Movie’


Charli XCX has been cast in The Angry Birds Movie — which is turning out to boast a pretty fantastic set of actors. The English singer joins Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Danny McBride, Bill Hader, Maya Rudolph, Kate McKinnon, Keegan-Michael Key, Tony Hale, Peter Dinklage, and Blake Shelton. Charli (aka Charlotte Emma Aitchison) will voice a bird named Willow, according to producer John Cohen. Animators Fergal Reilly and Clay Kaytis will direct the film, which hits theaters on May 20. Watch the trailer for the movie based on the popular video game franchise that became a worldwide phenomenon.