While we still don’t know what sort of role Condor is going to play, the casting of Forte continues his cartoonish relationship with Warner Bros. Forte controversially took over the voice-over duties as Shaggy from Matthew Lillard for the movie “Scoob!” aka “Scooby-Doo: A New Universe.” Forte was recently filming a series adaptation of his popular “MacGruber” character for Peacock and popped up on the hilarious murder mystery show “The Afterparty” for Apple TV+. Condor is currently filming “Moonshot,” a new romantic comedy for HBO Max featuring Cole Sprouse and Zach Braff as an “Elon Musk type.” The two films mark Condor’s first big projects following the completion of her Netflix trilogy of “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before” teen romance films.
It’s doubtful that we’ll have to fear whether or not someone like Chris Pratt will voice Wile E. Coyote, because the character is historically silent, usually speaking in the form of holding up painted signs. While originally voiced by Mel Blanc when he did speak, Wile E. Coyote has had a number of voice actors over the years, typically due to the infrequency of his spoken lines. Voice actor Eric Bauza who provided most of the Looney Tunes voices in “Space Jam: A New Legacy” was the voice of Wile E. Coyote in the “Looney Tunes World of Mayhem” video game, but JP Karliak voiced the character from 2015-2020 on “New Looney Tunes.” Hopefully, Warner Bros. will keep one of them booked and busy and let them voice the character in the new film.
“Coyote vs. Acme” is due out in theaters on July 21, 2023.