It was a surprise that Michael Bay was going to re-team with Transformers alumni Megan Fox (cast as April O’Neil) for his Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles re-make. Now here is another surprise in the cast. Danny Woodburn, best known for his role of Mickey on Seinfeld, has been cast has Splinter. That’s right, Woodburn will play the Turtles giant rat mentor and Ninja Master. He’ll join Pete Ploszek (Leonardo), Jeremy Howard (Donatello), Alan Ritchson (Raphael), Noel Fisher (Michaelangelo), and Will Arnett (role unannounced).
The film will use motion capture technology and currently has a release date of June 6th, 2014.