Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry decided to make the viewers happy, the media tycoons are joining their forces to star in a new Christmas film. The animated movie “The Star” about the birth of Jesus will be released in theatres nationwide this November.
Oprah Winfrey will give her deep voice to the camel Deborah, this animal will be one of the characters of a new animated film. Besides Oprah, Tyler Perry and Tracy Morgan will be the voices behind two other humorous camels named Cyrus and Flexis. The new animated movie “The Star” tells the story of the birth of Christ.
According to a screenplay, three talkative camels are travelling through the dunes of the Middle east with the three wise men. The time of action of the movie is the very first Christmas, its eve.
Oprah Winfrey and her voice in “The Star”
Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry both are media moguls but they are always ready to create something touchable, educational and really useful for kids and adults. Their joint work on the studio for giving their voices to the characters of an animated movie is real luck, the director Timothy Reckart believes.
Oprah is rather experienced as an actress as well, the media tycoon has starred in 19 films to date. she will star as Mrs. Which in the forthcoming movie “A wrinkle in time,” based on a novel by Madeleine L’Engle.
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It is worth to note that The Star isn’t Oprah’s debut in voice animation. The talk show star did voiceover work for The Princess and The Frog (2009, $267 mln box-office), Bee Movie (2007, $287 million). Animation work “The Star” is set to hit theaters nationwide on November 10, informs The People magazine.