Stone, Keener Help Voice “The Croods”

Catherine Keener and Emma Stone have joined the voice cast of DreamWorks Animation’s 3D CG-animated caveman-era comedy “The Croods” reports Heat Vision.

Nicolas Cage has been cast as Grug, the patriarch of a family pushed out of its home by an earthquake. Keener will voice Ugga, the mother of the Crood clan and Stone will voice their daughter Eep.

Ryan Reynolds plays Gy, a nomad who introduces them to the concept of “tomorrow” and draws the romantic interest of Eep.

Chris Sanders (“How to Train Your Dragon”) and Kirk DeMicco (“Space Chimps”) are directing and penned the script based on an earlier screenplay DeMicco developed with John Cleese.

The film has been scheduled for a March 30th 2012 release. Kristine Belson and Jane Hartwell are producing.