Zac Efron and Amanda Seyfried Join Cast Of New Scooby-Doo Film
Actors Zac Efron and Amanda Seyfried will be the voices of Fred and Daphne in an animated film adaptation of the popular cartoon series, Scooby-Doo.
Titled Scoob, the film is the first time since Warner Bros.’ 2004 live-action film Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed that members of the Mystery Inc gang have been seen on the big screen.
Also joining the cast are Gina Rodriguez as Velma, Will Forte as Shaggy, Tracy Morgan as Captain Caveman and Frank Welker who will reprise the voice of Scooby-Doo.
Director Tony Cervone will be directing the project with Chris Columbus, Pam Coats and Allison Abbate producing, Deadline reported.
Warner Bros. released the first live-action film for the series in 2002 with Scooby-Doo which starred Sarah Michelle Gellar, Freddie Prinze Jr., Linda Cardellini, Matthew Lillard with Welker voicing Scooby-Doo.
It grossed $275 million at the world box office against a budget of $84 million. It’s sequel Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed earned $181 million worldwide with a budget of $80 million.
Scooby-Doo first aired on TV screens in 1969 with Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! which followed a group of four teenagers and their talking Great Dane named Scooby-Doo, who solve mysteries involving supernatural creatures.