20th Century Fox has released the new trailer for Rio 2, the sequel to the 2011 animated feature film starring Anne Hathaway and Jesse Eisenberg and directed by Carlos Saldanha. Rio 2 reunites Blu, Jewel, and their three kids from the city of Rio de Janeiro and into the wilds of the Amazon jungles to confront his greatest adversary yet: his father-in-law.
Rio 2 will premiere on April 11, 2014. The full fact sheet follows.
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.