James Kleinmann from HeyUGuys interviews actor of both stage and screen Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family) for his role as Shangri Llama in Fox / Blue Sky’s latest animation and fifth installment of the Ice Age franchise – Ice Age: Collision Course.

They discuss getting into the role as Shangri Llama, finding the voice, working on his first animation, his experience doing carpool karaoke with James Corden for the Tony Awards and his favourite animation movies.

You can read our visit behind the scenes at Blue Sky Studios here.


Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World. To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, travelling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colorful new characters.