That’s right Avatar, step aside and make way for the other blue people on the block – the Smurfs! It has been 30 something years since those lovable blue people have been seen on the TV scene, but now they are back in a CGI/live-action hybrid that is starting to get some momentum.
The casting list has grown since the news first reached us here a Movie Mayhem, with news of “I Kissed a Girl and I liked it” singer Katey Perry voicing the biggest small woman on TV “Smurfette”, and ‘How I Meet Your Mother” star Neil Patrick Harris playing what sounds like a new human character not originaly on the tv show. Other actors include Goerge Lopez, Alan Cumming and Jonathan Winters.
Director Raja Gosnell is aiming for a July 29th, 2011, release. Which will most likely be in 3D. Visit regularily for more updates.