Jonas will be voicing one of the UglyDolls’ characters in the film.
UglyDolls is an animated musical comedy film. Jonas will be seen playing the character of Lou who is a mean and preppy leader from Perfection world. He is a perfect doll who trains recruits for perfection and has contempt for the UglyDolls for falling short of his standards.
Apart from the voiceover, Jonas will also perform his original music, The Ugly Truth, in the film.
The actor-singer is excited to be part of the project and says, “It’s exciting to bring something joyful into the world with a positive message of hope and acceptance.”
The film also features the voices of Kelly Clarkson, Nick Jonas, Janelle Monáe, Pitbull, Blake Shelton, Wanda Sykes, Gabriel Iglesias, Wang Leehom, Emma Roberts, Bebe Rexha, Charli XCX, and Lizzo.
UglyDolls is a musical comedy film directed by Kelly Asbury, produced by Jane Hartwell and Robert Rodriguez, with the screenplay being written by Alison Peck. It is slated to be theatrically released in the United States on May 3, 2019, by STX Entertainment.