Veteran actor and Academy Award winner F. Murray Abraham will add his voice to the cast of HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 3.
DreamWorks Animation has found its villain with Academy Award winning actor F. Murray Abraham for How to Train Your Dragon 3. He played the ever jealous Antonio Salieri in the 1984 Academy Award winning movie Amadeus, and the animators found his voice to be the right one for the role.
“We are thrilled that F. Murray Abraham has joined our How to Train Your Dragon 3 cast as the villainous Grimmel,” said Chris deFaria, head of DreamWorks Animation Film Group. “This character brings a captivating new story line to the culmination of our trilogy. There is a gentlemanly calm to this sinister role, one that dovetails beautifully with this iconic actor’s immense range and talents.”
How to Train Your Dragon 3 is now set for a release date of March 1, 2019 and will include the reprisal of many of the characters from movies 1 an 2, like Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, Kit Harington, a Cate Blanchett.