The Angry Birds Movie 2
|The Angry Birds Movie 2|
|Directed by||Thurop Van Orman|
|Produced by||John Cohen|
|Written by||Peter Ackerman|
|Based on||Angry Birds by Rovio Entertainment|
Sterling K. Brown
Lil Rel Howery
|Music by||Heitor Pereira|
|Distributed by||Sony Pictures Releasing|
The Angry Birds Movie 2 (or simply Angry Birds 2) is an upcoming 3D computer-animated action comedy film produced by Rovio Animation. The sequel to the 2016 film The Angry Birds Movie, it is scheduled for release on August 16, 2019 by Columbia Pictures through its parent company Sony Pictures Releasing.
- Jason Sudeikis as Red
- Josh Gad as Chuck
- Danny McBride as Bomb
- Bill Hader as Leonard / King Mudbeard
- Peter Dinklage as Mighty Eagle
- Leslie Jones
- Rachel Bloom
- Sterling K. Brown
- Eugenio Derbez
- Zach Woods
- Lil Rel Howery
- Dove Cameron
- Beck Bennett
- Brooklynn Prince as Zoe
- Nicki Minaj
A sequel to The Angry Birds Movie was announced in August 2016. It will be directed by Thurop Van Orman, co-directed by John Rice, and written by Peter Ackerman. John Cohen will return from The Angry Birds Movie to serve as producer, with animation again handled by Sony Pictures Imageworks. Sony Pictures Animation was originally going to co-produce the film, but has since dropped out of the project.
In April 2018, the majority of the voice cast was announced. Sudeikis, Gad, McBride, Hader, and Dinklage will reprise their roles from the first film. Jones will voice a new female villain. In December 2018, Nicki Minaj joined the cast of the film.
The film is scheduled to be released on August 16, 2019, to mark the 10th anniversary of the release of the original Angry Birds game. The film's date was moved ahead three times, from September 20, 2019, to September 6, 2019, and then August 16, 2019.
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