Rio 2011

Rio is an upcoming 2011 3D computer-animated film and Blue Sky Studios’s sixth feature film. It is directed by Carlos Saldanha and written by Don Rhymer. The characters are voiced by Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, Rodrigo Santoro, Bebel Gilberto, Kate del Castillo, Jamie Foxx,, Tracy Morgan, George Lopez, Jake T. Austin, Leslie Mann, Jemaine Clement, Jane Lynch, and Robin Thicke. The film’s expected release is on April 15, 2011.

Plot: Blu (Jesse Eisenberg) is a rare species of blue Spix’s macaw resident at a bookstore in Moose Lake, Minnesota, who is the last of his kind. When scientists learn that another macaw was spotted in South America and that the macaw, Jewel (Anne Hathaway) is female, they take him out of Minnesota and send him to Rio de Janeiro to meet her. While there, he learns to confront his fear of flying in order to win her heart. Along the way, they get kidnapped by poachers to sell them to get a fortune. After they escape, they try to avoid the thieves and their pet Sulphur-crested Cockatoo Nigel (Jemaine Clement) with help from Rafael, a wise Toco Toucan (George Lopez); Luiz, a bulldog (Tracy Morgan); Linda, Blu’s owner (Leslie Mann); Flora, a Roseate Spoonbill (Wanda Sykes); Fernando, a Common marmoset (Jake T. Austin); Pedro, a Red-crested Cardinal (; and Nico, a small yellow canary (Jamie Foxx).

* Jesse Eisenberg as Blu.
* Anne Hathaway as Jewel.
* George Lopez as Rafael.
* Jemaine Clement as Nigel.
* Jake T. Austin as Fernando.

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