Penguins of Madagascar is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated action comedy film. It is a spin-off of the Madagascar film series, and takes place right after the events of Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted, following the penguins Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private in their own adventure. Apart from the main characters, it is unrelated to the similarly named TV series.
- Tom McGrath as Skipper, the leader of the penguins.
- Chris Miller as Kowalski, the brains of the penguins.
- Christopher Knights as Private, the rookie of the penguins.
- Conrad Vernon as Rico, the loose cannon of the penguins.
- Benedict Cumberbatch as Classified, a British gray wolf and team leader of the North Wind.
- Ken Jeong as Short Fuse, a Belgian explosive and demolitions expert harp seal and a member of the North Wind.
- Annet Mahendru as Eva, a Russian snowy owl and the North Wind’s intelligence analyst.
- Peter Stormare as Corporal, a Norwegian polar bear and a member of the North Wind who serves as the muscle.
- John Malkovich as Dave, a villainous and disgruntled octopus who has the human disguise of Dr. Octavius Brine.
- Werner Herzog as a documentary filmmaker.
- Danny Jacobs as King Julien XIII, a ring-tailed lemur.
- Andy Richter as Mort, a mouse lemur.