Joel Crawford to direct 'The Croods 2'

ANI | Updated: Oct 19, 2017 15:05 IST

Los Angeles [U.S.A], Oct. 19 (ANI): The animated per-historic family has finally found its director.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Joel Crawford, who most recently served as head of story on 'Trolls', will make his feature directorial debut on DreamWorks Animation's 'The Croods 2'.

Mark Swift is lined up to produce the movie.

Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone and Ryan Reynolds lead the returning voice cast, as the Croods face their biggest threat since leaving the cave: another family.

Additional cast members include Catherine Keener, Cloris Leachman and Clark Duke, as well as Leslie Mann, who is joining the cast.

The sequel is a follow-up to the studio's 2013 Academy Award-nominated caveman comedy, which garnered USD 587.2 million at the global box office. (ANI)