The new trailer for animated film Penguins of Madagascar has debuted online. The film is a spin-off from the popular Madagascar film series. This instalment will focus on the penguin quartet who are inseparable and the adventures they go on. The penguins are recruited into an elite group of animal secret agents by the leader, a wolf played by Benedict Cumberbatch. They have to stop octopus Octavius Brine (John Malkovich) in his plot to take over the world. The members of the cast also include Andy Richter, Tim McGrath and Chris Miller. The film is directed by Simon J. Smith and Eric Darnell and premieres in UK cinemas on the 5th of December 2014.