Animated sequel from ToonBox Entertainment, Redrover, Shanghai Hoongman Technology and Gulfstream Pictures arrives in theaters on August 11, 2017.
Open Road Films has released a new trailer for The Nut Job 2, the sequel to the 2014 independent animated hit arriving in theaters everywhere on August 11.
Featuring the voices of Will Arnett, Katherine Heigl and Maya Rudolph along with new cast member Jackie Chan, The Nut Job 2 is directed by Cal Brunker, who also wrote the script alongside Scott Bindley and Bob Barlen.
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.
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.
The Nut Job 2 will be released in North American theaters by Open Road Films on August 11, 2017.