Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg's Animated Comedy 'Sausage Party' Gets Release Date

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The voice cast includes Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, James Franco, Jonah Hill, Craig Robinson, Bill Hader, Paul Rudd and Danny McBride.

Sony and Annapurna Pictures have slated the animated adult comedy Sausage Party for release on June 3, 2016.

The film, written by Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Kyle Hunter and Ariel Shaffir from a story by Rogen, Goldberg and Jonah Hill, is a raunchy animated film "about one sausage’s quest to discover the truth about his existence." After falling out of a shopping cart, the main character sausage and his new friends embark on a perilous journey through the supermarket to get back to their aisles before the Fourth of July sale.

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The film, directed by Conrad Vernon and Greg Tiernan, features an all-star cast including Rogen, Hill, Kristen Wiig, Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, David Krumholtz, Nick Kroll, Michael Cera, James Franco, Craig Robinson, Bill Hader, Anders Holm, Paul Rudd and Danny McBride.

Annapurna's Megan Ellison, Rogen, Goldberg and Vernon are producing while Hill, James Weaver, Hunter and Shaffir are executive producing. Nitrogen Studios Canada Inc., in Vancouver, will handle all CG animation, design, production and post-production.

The film currently has the 2016 date to itself.