Ellen Announces ‘Finding Nemo’ Sequel ‘Finding Dory’

Everyone loved the animated 2003 hit ‘Finding Nemo’ and we’ve been waiting for news of sequel.  There’s been a ton of rumors, but we can now be officially excited!

Ellen DeGeneres, who voiced the beloved blue fish ‘Dory’ took to her Twitter page today to share the news with her fans.  She posted the above photo on Instagram, writing:

“It’s official.  I’m excited that it’s finally happening. I read the script and it’s fantastic, it’s hilarious, it’s warm, it’s everything that you want it to be.”

“Finding Dory” is already in pre-production, but the theatrical release date for isn’t slated until 2015.  Albert Brooks has reportedly signed on to reprise his role as Marlin, too! So excited!