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Sony Announces ‘Peter Rabbit 2’ for 2020

Will Gluck will return to write and direct the sequel to this year’s hit, which grossed $327 million worldwide.

Peter Rabbit and friends will return in ‘Peter Rabbit 2,’ due in theaters in 2020.

The bunny and his and pals are ready for another go-around, with Sony announcing the sequel, Peter Rabbit 2, set for a Feb. 7, 2020, release in the United States and March 27, 2020, in the United Kingdom.

Will Gluck will return to write and direct the sequel, reports Variety.

Released Feb. 9, Peter Rabbit earned $115 million domestic and $212 million foreign for a worldwide gross of $327 million.

Released by Sony and animated by Australia-based animation studio Animal Logic, Peter Rabbit stars Rose Byrne as a modern day version of author Beatrix Potter and Domhnall Gleeson as the young inheritor of Mr. McGregor’s farm. Voicing the farm animals are James Corden as Peter Rabbit; Margot Robbie, Elizabeth Debicki and Daisy Ridley as Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-Tail; Colin Moody as Benjamin Bunny; and singing sensation Sia as Mrs. Tiggly-Winkle.

Source: Variety

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