A huge announcement from Rio 2 director Carlos Saldanha this week, he announced that he has cast none other than Bruno Mars to voice the character Roberto in the upcoming sequel! And yes, Bruno will sing in the movie as well.

This is Bruno's first voice over work and only second appearance in a movie. He played a mini Elvis in Honeymoon in Vegas back in the early 90s long before he was famous.

Rio 2 hits theaters April 11th 2014!