It seems that a film franchise based off the C.S. Lewis novels has found a new voice actor. NarniaWeb has posted a video interview with actor Bill Nighy, who revealed that he will be the new voice of Reepicheep in The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader. Eddie Izzard voiced the role in the last film, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, and it wasn't clear why the switch was made. Click on the video interview below, conducted by David Frost, and Nighy reveals the news at the 5:26-minute mark.
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader stars Ben Barnes, Skandar Keynes, Skandar Keynes, William Moseley, Anna Popplewell, Will Poulter, Bill Nighy and will be released in theaters on December 10, 2010.