Butler, Ferrera, Hill, Baruchel join animated pic
Gerard Butler, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill, Jay Baruchel and Christopher Mintz-Plasse will voice “How to Train Your Dragon” for DreamWorks Animation.
Peter Hastings will helm the feature toon, and Bonnie Arnold is producing.
Comic adventure is set in a mythical world and centers on a scrawny teenage Viking who must capture and subdue a wild dragon. Story is based on the book by Cressida Cowell.
Project marks the second film the studio will produce in Ultimate 3-D; the first is “Monsters vs. Aliens.” “Dragon” is slated for a domestic release on March 26, 2010.