Harrison Ford is lending his voice to an animated film for the first time, as he has joined the cast for Illumination’s sequel to 2016’s The Secret Life Of Pets.

He will be joined by Patton Oswalt, Tiffany Haddish, Nick Kroll and Pete Holmes as well as the returning Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Jenny Slate, Ellie Kemper, and Lake Bell.

Patton Oswalt will be replacing Louis CK whom will not be back after revelations about his behaviour were revealed last year.

The Secret Life Of Pets 2 is currently set for release on June 7 2019 in the USA with UK audiences getting an earlier release of 31 May.