Philip Seymour Hoffman is now a part of a new claymation project. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Hoffman has signed onto the voice cast of Mary and Max. He will portray the title character Max, while Toni Collette will voice Mary.

The film is the feature debut of Oscar-winning short filmmaker Adam Elliot, who will write and direct the feature. The cast also features cameos from Eric Bana. The film centers on two penpals - one in Australia and the other in America - whose bond of friendship gtrows over 20 years.

No production schedule was released for the claymation film.