Christina Ricci is an evil Smurf in "Smurfs 2"
Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation has announced that it has begun production of the film that will mix the real image with 3D animation in the sequel to "The Smurfs" and continue with the success of the first part in summer 2011 that raised the not inconsiderable figure of $ 560 million worldwide.
According to an article in the web of The Hollywood Reporter film a new character will be included in the new film of these celestial characters, a new Smurfette will not be as nice as the blonde blue Smurfette accompanying adventures in all the others little men blue.
For this reason, the Californian actress Christina Ricci will join the new film giving voice to an evil version of Smurfette whose name is Vexi.
This time the Smurfs travel to Europe to continue their adventures. The project director will be Raja Gosnell and artists as Neil Patrick Harris Patrick Winslow, Jayma Mays as Grace Winslow, Sofia Vergara as Odile and Hank Azaria as Gargamel, will be in charge of playing the real characters. Also joining the cast as Brendan Gleeson Patrick Winslow's stepfather, Victor Doyle. After the buses will return to put their voices to the Smurfs as Smurfette Katy Perry, Jonathan Winters as Papa Smurf, Alan Cumming as Gutsy, Fred Armisen as Brainy, Grouchy and George Lopez as Anton Yelchin as Clumsy.
The plot of the film is that the evil Gargamel creates a pair of naughty smurfs called Naughties, which attempt to take full advantage of the magic and essence of the Smurfs. But the moment that proves that only a real smurf can give him what he wants, he decides to kidnap Smurfette and bring it to Paris, where he has won the admiration of millions as the greatest magician in the world. Now everything is in the hands of Papa Smurf, Clumsy, Grouchy and Vanity, who will have to return to the real world and meet with their human friends Patrick and Grace Winslow to rescue Smurfette, who on the other hand by the wicked will flatter Naughties (Vexy and Hackus) that try to convince her that her love for her is true.