20th Century Fox has released a new trailer for Rio 2, the sequel to Blue Sky Studios’ 2011 hit feature.
In addition, footage has been released of director Carlos Saldanha, a flock of samba dancers, and a crowd of willing participants setting the record for the world’s largest samba dance at the world premiere of Rio 2 in Miami on March 21, 2014.
Rio 2 will premiere on April 11, 2014. The full fact sheet is below:
Release: April 11, 2014
Director: Carlos Saldanha
Producers: John C. Donkin, Bruce Anderson
Cast: Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, will.i.am, Jemaine Clement, Tracy Morgan, George Lopez, Leslie Mann, Rodrigo Santoro, Jamie Foxx, Andy Garcia, Rita Moreno, Bruno Mars, and Kristin Chenoweth
It’s a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids in RIO 2, after they’re hurtled from that magical city to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary of all – his father-in-law. All our favorite RIO characters are back, and they’re joined by Oscar® nominee Andy Garcia, Grammy® winner Bruno Mars, Tony® winner Kristin Chenoweth and Oscar/Emmy®/Tony winner Rita Moreno. RIO 2 also features new Brazilian artists and original music by Janelle Monae and Wondaland.
RIO 2 Official Socials
Official site: riomovies.com