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Tina Fey in Talks to Join THE MUPPETS Sequel

February 5, 2013
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Am I Muppet or a man? Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy and the rest of "the Muppets", are iconic characters that unite generations of fans. The feature film in 2011 was a great success and starred the whole gang of Muppets,  while the human roles were filled by Jason Segel and Amy Adams.

For the sequel, we have already learned that Ricky Gervias and Ty Burrell ("Modern Family") will star in it. Word on the street is, there is a female role still needing to be filled. That of a Russian femme fatal prison guard. But who could fill such an awesome role?

The lovely and talented Tiny Fey is reportedly in the final stages of negotiations to play the prison guard, which would make us extremely happy. Her comedic timing and natural charm make her an absolute joy to watch on-screen. Ty Burrell will be playing an Interpol agent while Gervias is playing a role described as a "dubious male lead". How fitting.

"The Muppets" sequel will take place in Europe and has no release date locked yet. We'll keep you posted as this story develops.

Source: Filmonic

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