Possibly the greatest casting (pun intended) news of this decade was just announced! Ellen DeGeneres has signed on to reprise her role as Dory, the hilariously forgetful Regal Blue Tang fish, in Finding Nemo 2, according to the LA Times.
The 2003 Pixar blockbuster Finding Nemo featured Albert Brooks as the clown fish Marlin who goes in search of his son Nemo and meets Dory along the way on the adventure. Elizabeth Perkins, Brad Garrett, Willem DaFoe, Allison Janney and Geoffrey Rush also voiced characters in the original film.
The sequel is set for a 2016 release, so fans of the original will have to wait a few more years to see Dory in action again.
Meanwhile, here are some of Dory’s finest moments: