Josh Gad to Play Roger Ebert in Film About the Making of Beyond the Valley of the Dolls

Today, Roger Ebert is best remembered as half of the famous movie critic team Siskel and Ebert. A new film titled Russ & Roger, however, will have actor Josh Gad playing Ebert during a different period in his life: when he participated in the other end of filmmaking during the production of the 1970 B-movie Beyond the Valley of the Dolls.

Be Our Guest and Take a Look! Luke Evans and Josh Gad Wrap Up Filming on Beauty and the Beast

Josh Gad: I Was Mistaken for Jack Black!

Josh Gad doesn’t embarrass easily.

But the actor – who voiced the beloved snowman Olaf in Disney’s mega-hit Frozen and is playing an ’80s video game expert that battles aliens in the new film Pixels – was left befuddled by a recent encounter with a fan in Paris.

“A guy comes up and goes, ‘Hey! My son thinks you’re Black Jack,’ ” Gad, 34, tells PEOPLE in this week’s issue. “I said, ‘The card game?’ He goes, ‘No, no, no, the actor.’

Watch Bellamy Young, Josh Gad and More Stars Compete on Celebrity Jeopardy!

Billy Crystal's Grandson Thinks Actor Owns the Buses That The Comedians Is Advertised On (VIDEO)

First Look: The New Beauty and the Beast Cast Mugs for Instagram

“Can’t wait for you to be our guest.”

That’s how Josh Gad, 34, captioned a photo showing the principal cast from the upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast, hinting at the animated original’s famous song.

It's Official: The Frozen Sequel Is Happening!

In the least surprising, yet most welcome, news of the day, Disney announced Thursday that they are making a Frozen sequel.

Aw, Snowbabies! Check Out the Poster for the New Frozen Fever Short

Don’t cool off from Frozen just yet – the frostbitten friends are returning Friday for a big celebration in the new short, Frozen Fever.

First Look: What's Olaf from Frozen Doing on New Girl?

Josh Gad, the voice behind Frozen’s beloved snowman Olaf and a Tony nominee for The Book of Mormon, is known for his song-and-dance skills, and Tuesday’s episode of New Girl is no exception.

See Anna and Elsa in Frozen Fever First Look

Elsa, Anna and the crew are back for another adventure in Arendelle.

Frozen Fever, a digital short following the characters of the 2013 animated smash Frozen, will hit theaters March 13 with the release of the Disney’s live-action Cinderella.