Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway
|Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway|
|Directed by||Will Gluck|
|Music by||Dominic Lewis|
|Cinematography||Peter Menzies Jr.|
|Distributed by||Sony Pictures Releasing|
Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway is an upcoming 2020 American live-action/computer-animated comedy film directed by Will Gluck and written by Patrick Burleigh and Gluck. It is the sequel to Peter Rabbit, and is based on the stories of Peter Rabbit created by Beatrix Potter. The film stars the voice of James Corden as the title character, with Rose Byrne, Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Elizabeth Debicki, T.J. Miller, Daisy Ridley, and David Oyelowo also starring. It is scheduled to be released on April 3, 2020 by Sony Pictures Releasing under its Columbia Pictures label. Unlike the first film, Sony Pictures Animation will not be involved in the sequel’s production.
While Thomas McGregor and Bea are on their honeymoon, Peter Rabbit runs away from him. While on the road, he befriends a rabbit that is an old friend of Peter's father.
- James Corden as Peter Rabbit
- Margot Robbie as Flopsy Rabbit
- Elizabeth Debicki as Mopsy Rabbit
- Daisy Ridley as Cottontail Rabbit
- Colin Moody as Benjamin Bunny
- T.J. Miller as Barnabas
In May 2018, it was announced that Sony Pictures had started the development of the sequel to 2018 film Peter Rabbit. In February 2019, it was announced David Oyelowo had joined the cast of the film, with Rose Byrne and Domnhall Gleeson reprising their roles from the first. Elizabeth Debicki, Daisy Ridley[failed verification] and Margot Robbie were confirmed to reprise their respective roles in October 2019.
On October 17, 2019, the first teaser trailer was released. A teaser poster was released the same day.
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- Sony Pictures Animation was not involved with the second Peter Rabbit, but it was replaced with Diamond Studio India Pvt. Ltd.