Meryl Streep as Mrs Fox (Fantastic Mr. Fox)
Originally Cate Blanchett was due to voice Mrs. Fox but, for unknown reasons, didn’t take the role, leaving Academy Award winner Meryl Streep to step in. Meryl Streep won an Oscar for best Actress as her role in Sophie’s Choice.
Fantastic Mr Fox is visionary director Wes Anderson's first animated film, utilising classic handmade stop motion techniques to tell the story of the bestselling children's book by Roald Dahl (author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and James and the Giant Peach). The film features the voices of George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Jason Schwartzman, Bill Murray, Wally Wolodarsky, Eric Anderson, Michael Gambon, Willem Dafoe, Owen Wilson, Jarvis Cocker