'Muppets Most Wanted' Teaser Trailer Features Slew Of Celebrity Cameos In Upcoming 'Muppets' Sequel [VIDEO]

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on August 06 2013 3:13 PM
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Ricky Gervais along with a slew of celebrities will appear in the upcoming film "Muppets Most Wanted" Youtube/Disney

“Muppets Most Wanted,” the sequel to “The Muppets” features even more celebrity cameos, despite the departure of Jason Segel and Amy Adams from the series. Ricky Gervais (“The Office”), Ty Burrell (“Modern Family”) and Tina Fey (“30 Rock”) headline the film but even more celebrity and Disney stars are present throughout its teaser trailer--including Salma Hayek (“Grown Ups 2”, Diddy (Sean Combs), Bridgit Mendler (“Good Luck Charlie”), Debby Ryan (“The Suite Life on Deck”) and Ross Lynch (“Teen Beach Movie”). Of course, all of your favorite Muppets return to the sequel as well, including Animal, Kermit The Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzy Bear, Sam the Eagle, Scooter, Rizzo the Rat, Walter, Rolf the Dog among many others.

The teaser opens to animal shouting the word "sequel" as the title sequence opens, then followed by the Muppets being placed into humorous positions, such as broadway numbers, crawling through a desert and even driving a tiny car through a busy street cafe. The penguins and Scooter even make an appearance, singing to the tune of Maroon 5’s “Moves Like Jagger” in front of a flag of the United Kingdom.

James Bobin, the director of “The Muppets,” returns to direct this upcoming Disney film along with new music written  by Academy Award winning songwriter, Bret McKenzie. “Muppets Most Wanted” is slated to be out in theatres in Spring 2014. Watch the teaser trailer in the video above.

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