Ty Burrell Set for Mr. Peabdoy and Sherman Animated Feature
The film will be based on the cartoon characters created by Jay Ward. Mr. Peabody is a dog with genius-level intellect who travels in a time machine to witness historical events. He is accompanied by Sherman (to be voiced by Max Sherman), a young boy. The film will focus on what happens when the two discover that someone has stolen the time traveling machine, changing moments in history.
Burrell appeared opposite Kelsey Grammer in Macbeth on Broadway. His other stage credits include Burn This, Richard III, and Show People.