Stacey Solomon stars in The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water

February 20th, 2015

Stacey Solomon is to voice a seagull in the UK version of 'The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water'.

The 25-year-old singer has secured a part in the movie alongside comedian Alan Carr and YouTube sensations Joe Sugg (Thatcher Joe) and Caspar Lee, who have all re-voiced comedy characters exclusively for the UK audience.

Mum-of-two Stacey, 25, revealed her children are both fans of the iconic cartoon, but added ''knowing that millions of people are going to watch it actually scares the life out of me''.

Meanwhile, Alan revealed his love of the popular cartoon character, revealing: ''They said, 'Do you want to be the voice of a seagull?' You think, 'Is that an insult or a compliment?' I don't know.''

The new movie also sees fellow British actor and comedian Matt Berry appear in the role of Bubbles the Dolphin, while Hollywood star Antonio Banderas plays the part of Burger-Beard the Pirate.

'The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water' is based on the highly-acclaimed Nickelodeon TV series and sees SpongeBob Squarepants - the world's favourite sea-dwelling invertebrate - come ashore for his most heroic adventure to date.

The movie, which is produced by Paul Tibbitt and Mary Parent, has already grossed more than $160 million worldwide.