T.J. Miller Cast in Sony Animation's 'Emojimovie'

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T.J. Miller

The 'Silicon Valley' star will play the lead in the film set for release in August 2017.

Sony Animation's planned emoji-themed film Emojimovie: Express Yourself has cast T.J. Miller as a lead character.

Miller will play Gene in the animated comedy that will delve deep inside the mobile phone where emojis come alive. To celebrate the news as well as World Emoji Day, Sony on Sunday released Miller's audition tape on Twitter.


Directed by Anthony Leondis and produced by Michelle Raimo Kouyate, Emojimovie is set to hit theaters in August 2017.