Tiffany Haddish joins star cast of The Lego Movie 2; Trolls director Mike Mitchell to helm animated film

Tiffany Haddish broke through with Girl's Trip. Since then, she set a new milestone on Saturday Night Live as the first black female stand-up comedian

IANS March 24, 2018 14:19:30 IST
Tiffany Haddish joins star cast of The Lego Movie 2; Trolls director Mike Mitchell to helm animated film

Los Angeles: Actress Tiffany Haddish is on board to voice one of the stars in The Lego Movie 2. A source told variety.com of the development.

Tiffany Haddish joins star cast of The Lego Movie 2 Trolls director Mike Mitchell to helm animated film

Tiffany Haddish. AP

Trolls director Mike Mitchell has been tapped in as the director. The plot and details of Haddish's character are being kept under wraps.

Haddish's star has been on the rise since her breakout role in the Universal comedy Girl's Trip. Since then, she set a new milestone on Saturday Night Live as the first black female stand-up comedian to host, and lined up several projects.

She is currently set to star alongside Melissa McCarthy in New Line's The Kitchen and is also attached to star in the Universal comedy The Temp.

Haddish's other upcoming projects include starring alongside Tracy Morgan in The Last OG, which will release in 2018; she has wrapped production of Night School opposite Kevin Hart.

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