Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston and Bridesmaids star Rebel Wilson have joined the cast of Kung Fu Panda 3.

Also newly-cast in the follow-up is Mads Mikkelsen (Hannibal), who joins returning stars Jack Black and Angelina Jolie, who will both reprise their roles in the franchise.

Jennifer Yuh Nelson, who directed Kung Fu Panda 2, is also returning for the latest outing in the Dreamworks Animation series, reports Deadline.

Kung Fu Panda 3 is set to be released on December 25, 2015 in the US.