Sonic 3 Movie Won’t Recast Jim Carry As Robotnik If He Retires

Producers of the Sonic movies has said that they won’t recast Jim Carrey as Dr Robotnik if he chooses to retire..

Producer Toby Ascher had the following to say to IGN about the possibility of recasting Jim Carrey:

“Jim Carrey is always a member of the Sonic family. And he’ll always have a place in these movies and TV shows as long as he’d be like to be around. We love Jim and he’s so special. What he does with Robotnik is so incredible. We would love him as long as he’d like to be there with us.

Fellow producer Neal H. Moritz added: “I have a feeling that he loves Robotnik so much that I don’t think he”ll be able to walk away from him.”

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Carrey revealed earlier in the week that he’s taking a break from acting following Sonic The Hedgehog 2, stating while doing press:

It depends. If the angels bring some sort of script that’s written in gold ink that says to me that it’s going to be really important for people to see, I might continue down the road, but I’m taking a break.”

Sonic The Hedgehog 2 released earlier this month to widespread love, with Knuckles and Tails making their first live action appearances. Have you had time to watch it yet and if so what did you think? Let us know on Twitter!

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