‘The Croods 2’ is an upcoming sequel to ‘The Croods’. The movie had originally been cancelled after the purchase of DreamWorks by Universal Pictures in 2016 but was announced as being back in production on September 19, 2017. It was also confirmed that the original actors would reprise their roles. However, DeMicco, the co-director of the first film, won’t be returning as he is directing Vivo for Sony Pictures Animation. In October 2017, it was reported that Joel Crawford will serve as director and Mark Swift is set to produce.
‘The Croods 2’ Release Date:
‘The Croods 2′ is set to be released on September 18, 2020. On November 11, 2016, DreamWorks announced that production for the sequel was cancelled. According to reports, there had been doubts about proceeding with the project before Universal’s acquisition of DreamWorks, and it was DreamWorks’ decision to cancel the film. However, in September 2017, DreamWorks and Universal revealed that the movie was back in production with a release date scheduled for September 18, 2020.
‘The Croods 2’ Cast:
In September 2013, it had been confirmed that Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, and Ryan Reynolds would reprise their roles in the sequel. Accordingly, the movie will have Nicolas Cage as Grugg, Emma Stone as Eep, Ryan Reynolds as Guy, Clark Duke as Thunk, Catherine Keener as Ugga and Cloris Leachman as Gran. Leslie Mann and Kat Dennings are also included in the cast. Mann would lend her voice to an upscale mother of a rival family, while Dennings would voice her daughter.
‘The Croods 2’ Plot:
The initial announcement which came way back in 2013 specified about the film: the Croods will “face their biggest threat since leaving the cave: another family and invading kingdom”. According to DeMicco, the sequel would focus on Ugga and motherhood, making it “the first chapter of society,” expanding on the first film, which is about “the last chapter of the caveman. With DeMicco no longer returning back to direct the film, the movie could take a completely different under the direction of Joel Crawford who happens to be a new director as he was not in the team for the previous film.
‘The Croods 2’ Trailer:
We will update this section as soon as a trailer is released.