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CLIPS: ‘The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature’ Now in Theaters!

Animated sequel with a voice cast led by Will Arnett, Katherine Heigl and Maya Rudolph follows the 2014 independent animated hit produced by ToonBox Entertainment and Redrover.

Celebrating today’s theatrical release of The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature, the sequel to the 2014 independent animated hit directed by Cal Brunker, Open Road Films has released a slew of clips from the film!

The Nut Job 2 follows the adventures of Surly Squirrel. When the evil mayor of Oakton decides to bulldoze Liberty Park and build a dangerous amusement park in its place Surly and his ragtag group of animal friends need to band together to save their home, defeat the mayor, and take back the park.

With a script written by Brunker alongside Scott Bindley and Bob Barlen, The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature features the voices of Will Arnett, Katherine Heigl and Maya Rudolph along with new cast member Jackie Chan. Bobby Moynihan, Gabriel Iglesias, Jeff Dunham, Bobby Cannavale, Isabela Moner, Sebastian Maniscalo and Peter Stormare round out the voice cast.

Production entities for The Nut Job 2 are ToonBox Entertainment, Redrover Co., Ltd., Shanghai Hoongman Technology Co. Ltd., and Gulfstream Pictures. Producers are Harry Linden, Bob Barlen and Sunghwan Kim. Executive producers are Hoe-Jin Ha, Hongjoo Ahn, Bill Bindley, Mike Karz, Hong Kim, Youngki Lee, Hyungkon Kim and Daniel Woo.

The Nut Job achieved the biggest box office opening ever for an independent animated film, surpassing $120 million at the global box office following its release in 2014.

Source: Open Road Films

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Formerly Editor-in-Chief of Animation World Network, Jennifer Wolfe has worked in the Media & Entertainment industry as a writer and PR professional since 2003.