The Angry Birds Movie 2 All-Star Cast Revealed!

Lawrence Kim
April 21, 2018

Sony Pictures and Rovio Entertainment are adding a new flock of comedic talent to its Angry Birds franchise. Rachel Bloom, Sterling K. Brown, Eugenio Derbez, Zach Woods, Awkwafina, Lil Rel Howery, Dove Cameron, and Brooklynn Prince have all signed on to roles. Even if you didn't like The Angry Birds Movie, it's hard not to be a little impressed and interested in the voice cast that has been assembled for the upcoming sequel.

Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses) is returning this time around, with Josh Gad (Murder on the Orient Express), Bill Hader (Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs), Danny McBride (This is the End) and Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones) all reprising their roles from the first Angry Birds.

The sequel follows on the success of 2016's The Angry Birds Movie, which opened at No. 1 in 50 countries worldwide including the USA, and earned $352 million worldwide, becoming the second-highest-grossing video game adaptation of all time.

"I'm thrilled about our incredibly talented filmmaking team and the hilarious people we've brought together for the sequel", the film's producer John Cohen said in a statement to THR. The Angry Birds games have been downloaded over 4 billion times.

This Is Us Emmy victor Sterling K. Brown, Saturday Night Live star Leslie Jones, and Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's Rachel Bloom highlight some of the new voice cast lending their talents for the sequel.

The Angry Birds Movie 2 is directed by Thurop Van Orman (The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack, Adventure Time), co-directed by John Rice (King of the Hill, Rick and Morty), and produced by John Cohen (Despicable Me, The Angry Birds Movie). Emmy-nominee Sean Charmatz (SpongeBob SquarePants) acts as head of story with Peter Ackerman (Ice Age, The Americans) writing the screenplay. Now, with The Angry Birds Movie 2 still scheduled for a September 20, 2019 release, the full cast has been announced! David Maisel and Catherine Winder are executive producing. Animation will be again be handled by Sony Pictures Imageworks.

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