The actress will play an orangutan, although no further character details were given. This follow-up will follow Flint Lockwood (Bill Hader) and his friends, who are forced to leave their hometown of Swallow Falls. They must return to save the day when it is discovered that "sentient food beasts" have taken over the island.
Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn are directing from a screenplay by John Francis Daley and Jonathan M. Goldstein (Horrible Bosses, Burt Wonderstone).
Kristen Schaal voices Louise on the Fox animated series Bob's Burgers, and lent her voice to Toy Story 3 as Trixie. She also starred in a recurring role on the NBC show 30 Rock, as the new network page Hazel.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 was released September 27th, 2013 and stars Bill Hader, Anna Faris, James Caan, Will Forte, Andy Samberg, Benjamin Bratt, Neil Patrick Harris, Terry Crews. The film is directed by Cody Cameron, Kris Pearn.