Our fierce yet fluffy canine gets a crash course in all things feline in the latest trailer for this summer’s Illumination Entertainment sequel to their 2016 animated hit, ‘Secret Life of Pets.’
Fluffball indeed! Gidget, the bouncy Pomeranian hero from Illumination Entertainment’s 2016 animated hit, Secret Life of Pets, gets schooled in the mysterious ways of cats in a hilarious brand-new trailer for this summer’s sequel, The Secret Life of Pets 2. Chloe the oversized tabby helps Gidget get her “cattitude” on, complete with some cat box snacking that makes canine/feline household coexistence so very, very special.
Led by Patton Oswalt as Jack Russell terrier Max, the voice cast for The Secret Life of Pets 2 also features Lake Bell as Choe, Bobby Moynihan as Mel the pug, Hannibal Buress as Buddy the dachshund, Eric Stonestreet as Duke the mongrel and Jenny Slate as Gidget. In addition to Haddish, franchise newcomer Nick Kroll rounds out the film’s cast alongside Harrison Ford as the villainous animal-abusing vet Dr. Francis.
The Secret Life of Pets 2 is produced by Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and his longtime collaborator Janet Healy, with both director Chis Renaud and writer Brian Lynch returning for the sequel.
Secret Life of Pets opened to a massive $104.4 million in July 2016, according to Box Office Mojo, going to on to earn a total of $368.4 million at the domestic box office. The film also brought in $507.1 million overseas for a global tally of $875.5 million. The Secret Life of Pets 2 arrives in theaters on June 7, 2019.
Source: Illumination Entertainment
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