Dame Helen Mirren has signed on to appear in Pixar prequel, Monsters University.
The Oscar-winning actress will voice a dragon called Dean Hardscrabble, the headmistress of the movie’s title institution.
Mirren said she was “a great fan” of Pixar and was “honoured and exhilarated” to be taking part.
The prequel focuses on the relationship between main characters Mike and Sulley, played by Billy Crystal and John Goodman, when they met at university.
Meanwhile, a new trailer has hit. See it below.
Monsters, Inc. was originally released in 2001. Monsters University will hit UK cinemas this July.