Beyonce is greeted by photographers as she leaves her hotel in Paris. (June 7, 2012)

*It won’t arrive in theaters until next spring, but 20th Century Fox  and Ice Age producer Blue Sky Studios have released the trailer for their next 3D animated film, “Epic,” which features Beyonce among the star-studded voice cast.


Opening May 24, 2013, “Epic” is described as a battle deep in the forest between the forces of good and evil. When a teenage girl finds herself magically transported into this secret universe, she must band together with a rag-tag team of characters to save that world — which in turn saves the real world.

Joining Beyonce in the voice cast are Colin Farrell, Josh Hutcherson, Amanda Seyfried and Steven Tyler.

Watch the trailer below.