The movie features the voices of Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Leslie Jones and Bill Hader. Joining the latter are Rachel Bloom, Awkwafina, Sterling K. Brown, with Eugenio Derbez. And finally Danny McBride, Peter Dinklage, Zach Woods, Dove Cameron, Lil Rel Howery, Nicki Minaj, and Brooklynn Prince.
“Meet Zeta, she’s got tons of ice… and zero chill. They’re back for more! A hilarious all-star cast of new and returning talent are brought together as the flightless birds and scheming green pigs take their beef to the next level”.
The first film debuted back in 2016. It was a massive hit and the movie went on to collect more than $352 million at the box office. The budget for the animated feature was just $73 million. In situations like these the studio rarely hesitates to makes a sequel so an Angry Birds Movie 2 was inevitable.
Angry Birds is a video game franchise created by the Finnish company Rovio Entertainment. The series focuses on multi-colored birds which try to save their eggs from green-colored pigs, their enemies. Inspired by Crush the Castle, the game has been praised for its successful combination of fun gameplay, comical style, and low price.
Its popularity led to many spin-offs, versions of Angry Birds created for PCs and video game consoles, a market for merchandise featuring its characters, a televised animated series, and now, two feature films . Even a Star Wars version is available.
This animated movie is written Peter Ackerman. The direction was dealt by Thurop Van Orman and John Rice. Angry Birds Movie 2 hits theaters August 16th.