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Morgan Freeman joins 'Ted 2'

Morgan Freeman

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There’s going to be a pair of talented voices in the sequel to Ted.

According to Variety, Morgan Freeman will be joining the cast of Ted 2, playing a civil rights lawyer tasked with defending the titular teddy bear after running into some legal drama.

Freeman joins Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, and Amanda Seyfried in the sequel to the 2012 comedy hit, which is currently filming in Wahlberg’s hometown of Boston.

Ted 2 is set to be released in theaters June 26, 2015.