Sean Astin, Elisha Cuthbert and Alan Cumming Lend Voices to Animated Film

Sean Astin, Elisha Cuthbert, Alan Cumming, and Stanley Tucci will lend their voices to a computer-animated feature called Cat Tale

The film will tell the story of a cat (Astin) who is raised as a dog. Astin will play Rover, a cat who grows up in Dogtown and returns to Catopolis to find his roots. Cuthbert will voice Cleo, Rover’s love interest, who also is sought after by Simon, a ruthless cat-box-litter exec (Tucci). Cumming is set to play Newton, Rover’s guide and friend in Catopolis.

Other voices are said to include Fred Willard, Catherine O’Hara, Billy Idol, Rip Torn and Chazz Palminteri. The film will be directed by Flix Ip, who is working from a screenplay by Aaron Mendelsohn (Air Bud) and Kevin Munroe (Donner).