Beyoncé Talks Role in New Animated Film Epic


Beyoncé Talks Role in New Animated Film Epic

Bey to lend her voice for the character Queen Tara in the film.

Published March 11, 2013

Beyoncé is bringing her talents back to the big screen, but this time she'll just be using her voice. 

The mega-star and Golden Globe-nominated actress will lend her pipes to the character Queen Tara from Fox's upcoming animated adventure Epic. In a new promo video for her upcoming Mrs. Carter world tour, Bey talks about the part, her first time voicing an animated character for the big screen. 

"I've always imagined being in an animated film," she says excitedly. "I always wanted to be a queen."

Jason Sudeikis, Amanda Seyfried and Pitbull also lend their voices to the film, about a teenage girl who tries to save the world from evil. 

Epic is scheduled to hit theaters on May 24. 

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Written by Evelyn Diaz


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