Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Animated Werner Herzog Narrates Penguins Of Madagascar

HERZOG.jpg

While animated fodder has increasingly skewed to an adult audience in previous years, this has to be an all-time peak.

Dreamworks have made quite possibly our favourite decision of the day for their upcoming Madagascar spin-off, Penguins Of Madagascar.

The animation studio suits have drafted in Werner Herzog to make a cameo appearance. Reprising his role from his documentary Encounters At The End Of The World, Herzog appears as a voice-over and in animated form in the four-minute clip which you can watch below.

The whole thing is a masterful bit of riffing on his famous comment in Encounters, and is well worth watching.

Penguins Of Madagascar is out on December 5

[Via Uproxx]

Related

m-night-shyamalan.jpg

10 Very Surprising Movie Credits

rooster1.jpg

Rooster That Walks Like A Penguin

southpole.jpg

New Zealand Mechanic Unwitting Viking Passenger to South Pole

werner vernon.jpg

Werner Herzog to direct Vernon God Little movie

animal1.jpg

The 11 greatest animal jumps

615x330_up quiz.jpg

The Ultimate Up Quiz

Comments

More

The new Wolverine trailer is nothing like you think it is

Not the "hyper-choreographed, gravity defying, city-block destroying CG f**kathon" we expected

by Emily Badiozzaman
19 Jan 2017

Jason Segel toys with the afterlife in eerie trailer for The Discovery

Fan of The OA? We’ve found your next big Netflix fix

by Emily Badiozzaman
19 Jan 2017

Pixar have revealed exactly how all of their films are linked

Easter eggs ahoy

by Dave Fawbert
18 Jan 2017

Famous actors auditioning for roles they didn't get

Because not even the greats get chosen every time

18 Jan 2017

We ranked classic hardmen as anime heartthrobs

Do not ask why

by Sam Diss
18 Jan 2017

Producer of Amy rumored to be making Tony Blair documentary

"It just ticks all the boxes"

by Ryan Young
18 Jan 2017

Why every man must watch La La Land

It's not just all bollocks singing and dancing, there's some serious life advice on show

17 Jan 2017

Did Indiana Jones & The Crystal Skull predict the Trump presidency?

Mind. Blown.

by Dave Fawbert
13 Jan 2017

The 7 best titles new to UK Netflix this week

13 Jan 2017

Top 10 Scariest Stephen King Scenes

13 Jan 2017