Hank Azaria joins Smurfs movie

Hank Azaria (“The Simpsons”) will voice evil sorcerer Gargamel in The Smurfs movie.

According to reports, Jayma Mays (“Glee”) will play the pregnant wife to Neil Patrick Harris’ character.


The film centers on the happy expectant couple’s lives being turned upside-down upon meeting these blue creatures. The movie will take place in New York City’s Central Park and is set to begin production next month.

The studio is targeting a August 3, 2011 release.