Conchita Wurst will voice snow-owl Eva in the German language dub of Penguins of Madagascar.

Wurst announced the news through her official Instagram page this morning.

Penguins of Madagascar is the latest instalment in the Dreamworks’ Madagascar franchise, which has grossed in excess of $1.8 Billion.

Though she won’t appear in the English-language version, Wurst’s voice will be heard in cinemas across Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

To her Facebook fans Wurst confided that Eva is a secret agent in the spy organisation North Wind and that she’ll be putting on a Russian accent for the role.

You can see a trailer for the film in German Die Pinguine Aus Madagascar below: