Jones, Bloom, Brown Join “Angry Birds 2”

Leslie Jones will play the villain while Rachel Bloom, Sterling K. Brown, Eugenio Derbez, Zach Woods, Awkwafina, Lil Rel Howery, Dove Cameron, and Brooklynn Prince have all signed on for roles in the upcoming “The Angry Birds Movie 2” from Sony Pictures.

The group join returnees Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Bill Hader, Danny McBride, and Peter Dinklage in the voice cast for the film which opens September next year – coinciding with the release of the tenth anniversary of the hit video game.

Thurop Van Orman helms and John Rice co-directs the film which follows on from the $350 million worldwide the first movie hauled in. The “Angry Birds” games have been downloaded over 4 billion times.

Source: Variety