Beyonce Cast as Queen Tara in 3D Animation Film ‘Epic’

King Bey is back in full effect!

Beyoncé will star as Queen Tara in the 3-D animation film Epic. The 20th Century Fox Animation and Blue Star Studios film is by the creators of Ice Age and Rio and is expected to hit theaters in May 2013.

According to, the film is about a teenage girl who is magically placed in a secret universe. The girl teams with whimsical characters to save the secret universe, which saves the real world.

There is an all-star cast including Colin Farrell, Josh Hutcherson, Amanda Seyfried, Johnny Knoxville, Aziz Ansari, Pitbull, Jason Sudeiksis, and Steven Tyler.

Beyonce is also working on Clint Eastwood’s A Star is Born. –Ashley Jeter

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