Idris Elba, J.K. Simmons And Others Join Voice Cast of Disney's Zootopia

image010Walt Disney Animation Studios announced the full voice cast of their upcoming film, Zootopia. The film, in which animals live in the modern city of Zootropolis, features Once Upon a Time's Ginnifer Goodwin as the city's first bunny officer, Judy Hopps and Jason Bateman as con-artist fox Nick Wilde. The two must team up to crack Hopps' first big case. Shakira also lends her voice to international superstar Gazelle.

Along for the ride are Idris Elba, J.K. Simmons, Jenny Slate and many more. Elba plays Zootropolis Police Chief Bogo, Hopps' reluctant boss. Simmons plays Mayor Leodore Lionhart and Slate will voice the assistant mayor, Bellwether. Nate Torrence, Tommy Chong, Octavia Spencer, Bonnie Hunt, Don Lake, Alan Tudyk, Tommy "Tiny" Lister, Raymond Persi, Katie Lowes, Jesse Corti, and Futurama's John DiMaggio will also lend their voices to an assortment of characters in the big city.

Directed by Tangled's Byron Howard and Wreck-It Ralph's Rich Moore, Zootopia opens on March 4th, 2016 in the US and March 25th in the UK.