Zach Galifianakis to voice The Joker in ‘The Lego Batman Movie’

Movie due out in 2017.

Zach Galifianakis has been announced as the voice of The Joker in the forthcoming The Lego Batman Movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The Hangover star joins Will Arnett, who reprises his role as Lego Batman from the The Lego Movie. Arnett’s Arrested Development co-star Michael Cera will voice the hero’s sidekick, Robin.

Chris McKay, the animation supervisor on The Lego Movie, will serve as director of the spin-off, which has a script penned by Seth Grahame-Smith. Dan Lin, Roy Lee, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the custodians of the Lego screen brand, are producing.

The Lego Movie was released last year to claim. This new project is expected to be released in February, 2017.