Depp tapped to voice Sherlock Gnomes
Hollywood star Johnny Depp is going to be a recognizable voice in Gnomeo and Juliet: Sherlock Gnomes.
The 52-year-old Black Mass star has taken the role of the titular character in the Paramount animated film, reported Ace Showbiz.
Sherlock Gnomes is the follow-up to 2011 animated movie Gnomeo and Juliet which starred James McAvoy and Emily Blunt.
The first movie earned $200 million worldwide and gathered solid reviews, prompting Paramount to launch a sequel plan.
“Kung Fu Panda” helmer John Stevenson is directing the film from Ben Zazove’s script. Elton John and David Furnish will work together with Steve Hamilton-Shaw and Carolyn Soper to produce the film.