‘Peter Rabbit 2’ (titled as Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway in other territories) is a 2021 3D live-action/computer-animated adventure comedy family fantasy film.
It is directed and co-produced by Will Gluck and written by Patrick Burleigh and Gluck.
The film is a sequel to 2018’s Peter Rabbit produced by Sony Pictures Animation and is based on the stories of Peter Rabbit created by Beatrix Potter.
Producers of this film are Will Gluck, Zareh Nalbandian, Catherine Bishop and Jodi Hildebrand. Executive producers are Doug Belgrad, Jonathan Hludzinski, Jason Lust, Emma Topping and Thomas Merrington.
But, What can we expect from this film? Here’s everything we know about it so far.
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‘Peter Rabbit 2’ Cast
- Rose Byrne as Bea McGregor
- Domhnall Gleeson as Thomas McGregor
- David Oyelowo as Nigel Basil-Jones
- James Corden as Peter Rabbit
- Margot Robbie as Flopsy Rabbit.
- Robbie also reprises the role of the narrator.
- Elizabeth Debicki as Mopsy Rabbit
- Aimee Horne as Cottontail Rabbit.
- Colin Moody as Benjamin Bunny
- Lennie James as Barnabas
- Sia as Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle
- Rose Byrne as Jemima Puddle-Duck
- Domhnall Gleeson as Mr. Jeremy Fisher
- Sam Neill as Tommy Brock
- Damon Herriman as Tom Kitten
- Hayley Atwell as Mittens
- Rupert Degas as Samuel Whiskers
- Ewen Leslie as Pigling Bland
- Christian Gazal as Felix D’eer
- Tim Minchin as Busker K. Bushy, Esq.
‘Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway’ Plot
In the sequel the lovable rogue is back. Bea, Thomas, and the rabbits have created a makeshift family, but despite his best efforts, Peter can’t seem to shake his mischievous reputation.
Adventuring out of the garden, Peter finds himself in a world where his mischief is appreciated, but when his family risks everything to come looking for him, Peter must figure out what kind of bunny he wants to be.
In one scene of this film, Peter steps in wet cement and emerges clunking slowly through the streets with his feet trapped inside the now-dried cement. A similar scene happened in the animated film Zootopia (2016) with Judy Hopps.
‘Peter Rabbit 2’ Release Date
Peter Rabbit 2 was theatrically released in Australia on 25 March 2021, and in the United Kingdom on 17 May and it is scheduled to be released in the United States on 11 June.
The film was originally set to be released in the United States on 7 February 2020, before being moved back to April 3, 2020. The film was delayed again to August 7, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
It was then further delayed to 15 January 2021, in the United States, then to April 2, and again to 11 June. The date was then moved up to 14 May before moving back again to 2 July, then moving up once more to 18 June. On May 26, 2021, The studio moved Peter Rabbit 2 up by another week to June 11.
Not only is Sony getting a jump on summer, but it’s clear there is an appetite for family movies as the pandemic calms.
The sequel, which has cumed $31.4 million in its international rollout thus far, now will go up against Warner Bros’ Lin-Manuel Miranda musical In the Heights and a slew of limited-release films.
‘Peter Rabbit 2’ Trailer
Sony Pictures Entertainment has released an official trailer for the upcoming peter rabbit film. So, you can check it here:
So, how was the trailer? Did you like it? Do share your thoughts about it in the comments section given at the end of this post.
The first Peter Rabbit debuted in 2018 and ultimately grossed $351M WW.
The sequel is finally coming out on June 11, 2021 in the United States.
So, these are the major information about the film. Are you ready to watch it? Are you excited for it? Let us know in the comments section given at the end of this post.