Paramount's Sonic the Hedgehog movie has found its Blue Blur, with Ben Schwartz confirming he'll be voicing the legendary Badnik-bashing platforming hero.
Variety initially reported the news late yesterday, with Schwartz confirming the news on Twitter overnight. The Parks & Recreation star has cut his teeth in a number of voice acting roles, including Dewey Duck in Disney's rebooted DuckTales cartoon.
Schwartz seems pretty excited to be playing Sonic, so that's at least good to know. I mean, it is a movie based on a video game, and we know how well those things usually turn out.
Fingers crossed it'll be half-decent, as Sonic's not had the best track record in the past 15 years or so.