Grammy winning artist and former The Voice coach Shakira is part of the voice cast for the upcoming animated feature Zootopia and she also performs the new song “Try Everything,” a track penned by Sia and songwriting duo Stargate, for the feature. The movie also stars Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, and Idris Elba.
“For the role of Gazelle, Zootopia’s most beloved superstar, there was only one person on our wish list: Shakira. Luckily for us, she said yes,” said director Bryon Howard. “Her immense talent and charm bring Gazelle and her song, ‘Try Everything,’ to life.”
The song is now available via digital retail, with the Walt Disney Records soundtrack debuting on March 4, the same day Zootopia hits theaters nationwide.
Are you excited for Zootopia and do you love the song? Check out the video below and tell us what you think!
Along with an intriguing cast of animals, Zootopia features star talent on the music side. The new trailer features the new song “Try Everything,” a track performed by Shakira and penned by Sia and Stargate. The single’s official release is January 8.
The storyline centers on Officer Judy Hopps (voiced by Ginnifer Goodwin) who arrives in Zootopia and tries to make a name for herself in the big city. But life isn’t easy peaches for the determined rabbit and to help gain a little respect she tries to solve a mystery with the help of a manipulative, fast talking fox named Nick Wilde (Jason Bateman). The movie is Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 55th animated feature and it’s directed by veteran animated filmmakers Byron Howard (Bolt) and Rich Moore (Wreck-It Ralph). Check out the trailer below and tell us what you think!
Zootopia, which also features the voices of Idris Elba,J.K. Simmons, and Tommy Chong, hits theaters nationwide March 4, 2016.
Arguably one of the best new shows of the TV season, ONCE UPON A TIME is a fantasy thriller that brings the dark history of Grimm’s fairy tales to the contemporary reality of a small town in Maine. Created by ADAM HOROWITZ and EDWARD KITSIS (the team behind TRON: LEGACY), the series stars BEVERLY ELLIOTT, JARED GILMORE, GINNIFER GOODWIN, JENNIFER MORRISON, ROBERT CARLYLE and JOSH DALLAS.
Long time pals who always wanted to work together, MORRISON and GOODWIN are thrilled this project came along. In fact, MORRISON recently confided to us that it almost seemed like an act of fate. (CLICK ON THE MEDIA BAR FOR AUDIO)
Airing tonight on ABC, ONCE UPON A TIME is a fantasy thriller that brings the dark history of Grimm’s fairy tales to the contemporary reality of a small town in Maine. Created by ADAM HOROWITZ and EDWARD KITSIS (the team behind TRON: LEGACY), the series stars BEVERLY ELLIOTT, JARED GILMORE, GINNIFER GOODWIN, JENNIFER MORRISON, ROBERT CARLYLE and JOSH DALLAS.
With the success of Broadway’s WICKED and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST followed by the current production of two competing SNOW WHITE films as well as SYFY’s NEVERLAND, ABC’s ONCE UPON A TIME and NBC’s GRIMM, it appears the world is hungry to rediscover the world of fairy tales. During our recent interview with MORRISON, she suggested it might have something to do with “hope.”
Singing and dancing into theaters today, THE MUPPETS tells the story of how Kermit the Frog reunites the whole Muppet gang to put on a show to save their old theater from demolition. Directed by JAMES BOBIN from a script by JASON SEGEL (who also stars) and NICHOLAS STOLLER, the cast also includes AMY ADAMS and a long list of familiar faces popping in and out via cameo roles (JACK BLACK, ZACH GALIFIANAKIS, JOHN KEASINSKI, NEIL PATRICK HARRIS, PAUL RUDD, DANNY TREJO, JANE LYNCH, MICKEY ROONEY and JEAN-CLAUDE VAN DAMME to name just a few).
Probably best known for his role as Jim on the hit NBC sitcom THE OFFICE, KRASINSKI recently told us why he wanted in on the Muppet fun. (CLICK ON THE MEDIA BAR FOR AUDIO)