Liam Neeson is to reteam with his A Million Ways To Die In The West co-stars Amanda Seyfried and Seth Macfarlane in the Ted sequel.

MACFarlane announced his latest casting coup in a tweet on Wednesday (24Sep14), revealing Neeson had signed on to join Mark Wahlberg and Morgan Freeman in the follow-up to the hit 2012 comedy.

MACFarlane will direct and voice the title character. The sequel is set to hit theatres in June (15).