Just two years after rocking box offices with a whopping $352 million worldwide gross, the voice cast of ‘Angry Birds’ – including Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Bill Hader, Danny McBride, and Peter Dinklage – is looking to do it again.
This time they’re bringing along a new friend…’Fly’ hitmaker Nicki Minaj. News inside:
Nicki Minaj has joined ‘Angry Birds 2’…The Sony Animation sequel hits theaters on Aug. 16, 2019.
Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Bill Hader, Danny McBride, and Peter Dinklage will all reprise their roles from the first film. They are joined by Leslie Jones, Rachel Bloom, Awkwafina, Sterling K. Brown, Eugenio Derbez, Lil Rel Howery, Dove Cameron, and Zach Woods.
“Angry Birds Movie 2” is directed by Thurop Van Orman and co-directed by John Rice.
Produced by John Cohen and co-produced by Mary Ellen Bauder Andrews, David Maisel and Catherine Winder are listed as executive producers.
Fans of the rap queen know this isn’t her first venture with animated films as “Ice Age: Continental Drift” lines her acting resume credits in addition to feature roles in non-animated films, “The Other Woman” and “Barbershop: The Next Cut.”