May 6, 2011 / 8:38 PM / 7 years ago

Ricky Gervais joins next "Spy Kids" film franchise

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Ricky Gervais has signed on to voice a robot spy dog, Argonaut, in Dimension Films’ upcoming “Spy Kids: All the Time in the World.”

Golden Globe Awards host Ricky Gervais arrives at the 68th annual Golden Globes Awards in Beverly Hills, California January 16, 2011. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

The funnyman joins Jessica Alba (Marissa Cortez Wilson), Jeremy Piven (Timekeeper), Antonio Banderas (Gergorio Cortez) and Joel McHale (Wilbur Wilson) for the franchise’s fourth installment.

“Not only am I lending my voice to ‘Spy Kids,’ but they can keep it. I’m sick of it,” Gervais said in a statement.

The Robert Rodriguez 3D film is scheduled to be released on August 19.

No stranger to voice-work, Gervais has done work on “SpongeBob SquarePants” and “The Simpsons,” among numerous other projects.

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