Dwight Howard Becomes Latest Turkey In Free Birds
The cast of upcoming animated film “Free Birds” is continuing to cook as the latest addition is NBA player Dwight Howard from the Los Angeles Lakers. Howard joins a cast that includes Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson, Amy Poehler and George Takei in a storyline where two turkeys [voiced by Harrelson and Wilson] get a time machine and travel back to pre-Thanksgiving days in an effort to convince the colonists to take turkey off the holiday menu. Howard – who doesn’t have to worry about playing in the ongoinig NBA Finals since his team was swept by the San Antonio Spurs in the first round of the playoffs – will voice the role of Cold Turkey.
“Free Birds” is currently scheduled for release on November 1, 2013.