Plot details are being held under wraps, but we do know that Tina Fey is going to portray a Russian gulag prison guard. Ty Burrell will be playing a lazy Interpol inspector. Ricky Gervais's character is still unknown. James Bobin will be back to direct the sequel from a screenplay he wrote with Nick Stoller.
Tina Fey most recently appeared in Shawn Levy's comedy Date Night and will be hosting The 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards alongside Amy Poehler.
Production is scheduled to begin this month in London.
Muppets Most Wanted was released March 21st, 2014 and stars Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell, Tina Fey, Steve Whitmire, Eric Jacobson, Dave Goelz, Bill Barretta, David Rudman. The film is directed by James Bobin.