Paramount Pictures announced that Sonic the Hedgehog 2 will race back to theaters in less than two years. Sign up to get it sent straight to your inbox – and don't forget to join our Watch This Facebook Group for daily TV recommendations and discussions with other readers. So that would be Ben Schwartz as the voice of Sonic, Jim Carrey as Dr Robotnik, James Marsden as Tom Wachowski and Tika Sumpter as Tom's wife Maddie. Directed by Jeff Fowler, Sonic the Hedgehog stars Ben Schwartz as Sonic and Jim Carrey as Dr. Robotnik, with James Marsden, Neal McDonald, Tika Sumpter, Adam Pally and Natasha Rothwell. Digital Spy now has a newsletter – sign up to get it sent straight to your inbox. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may be able to find more information, at their web site. There's only one problem, though. Hurry, Score Kohl's Best Black Friday 2020 Deals While You Can! It all builds to a final confrontation between Sonic and Dr Robotnik. Interested in Digital Spy's weekly newsletter? Dies geschieht in Ihren Datenschutzeinstellungen. News of a live-action sequel was first reported back in May, with Variety officially confirming a second movie is on the way. "But really, everyone that saw it internally as I was working on the film, just responded so positively. However, the filmmakers took the criticism onboard and ended up delaying the movie by three months so the character could be redesigned. Comment. A ring portal opens and none other than Tails jumps out of it, having seemingly tracked Sonic there. SONIC 2 IS OFFICIALLY COMING 2 THEATERS 4/8/22!!! The movie opened to $70 million over the four-day President's Day weekend, earning the largest opening for a video game-based film. 2,’ an Indie Landmark Being Reissued for Record Store Day, Emily Hoe on How the Singapore Film Festival Planned its Way Through a Virus Hit Year, ‘One Day at a Time’ Star Isabella Gomez to Lead ‘Head of the Class’ Reboot Pilot at HBO Max, Jery Hewitt, Stunt Coordinator for ‘Law & Order’ and Coen Brothers Films, Dies at 71, ‘One Day at a Time’ Canceled at Pop, Will Be Shopped to Other Outlets. After unwittingly putting himself in the sights of Dr Robotnik, Sonic has to use his rings to escape to another world. Fowler told Digital Spy that he was already "doing some plotting and some scheming for future movies" when he was working on the first movie so at least he'll get to realise those, as well as build on that credits scene with a beloved character. Sonic the Hedgehog 2 cinema release date set for April 2022. We can expect all of the main cast to come back, but there's been no official confirmation as of yet. Sonic recovers, supercharges and, using one of his rings to open a portal to a mushroom planet, manages to destroy Dr Robotnik's ship and push him through the portal before it closes. Sonic the Hedgehog is available to buy from Prime Video UK, iTunes, Microsoft Store, Sky Store and other UK streaming platforms. Show full articles without "Continue Reading" button for {0} hours. Share Share Tweet Email. The film teased a sequel in the mid-credits sequence, which features an appearance by Tails, one of Sonic's iconic sidekicks. Because, yeah, it was such an incredible feeling to see Sonic 2.0 get embraced the way it was.". This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Movie Release Date Revealed. They end up back in Green Hills and just when it seems that Dr Robotnik has defeated Sonic, Tom steps in to protect his friend. As part of a series of updates to its slate, Paramount Pictures announced that its planned sequel to “Sonic the Hedgehog” will be released in theaters on April 8, 2022.The studio also announced release dates for two other upcoming animated films: “Under the Boardwalk,” a new production from Paramount, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. The Wrap. The sequel could well flash back to their childhoods to fill in their backstory. Share. No production start date or casting details were announced, though a tweet from Ben Schwartz -- who starred in the first film as Sonic himself -- confirms the April 2022 release date. Elsewhere, we could see returns from supporting characters like Lee Majdoub's long-suffering government agent Stone and Frank C Turner as Crazy Carl, who turns out to be not so crazy in his sightings of Sonic, AKA "the blue devil". Click the button below to start this article in quick view. Dazu gehört der Widerspruch gegen die Verarbeitung Ihrer Daten durch Partner für deren berechtigte Interessen. Therefore, the earliest release we might expect for Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is early 2022, and that's a best-case scenario where the sequel is confirmed yesterday. Using the power from one of Sonic's quills, Dr Robotnik chases Sonic all over the world thanks to the portals generated by the rings. Star Wars: Count Dooku Was Nothing More Than a Sacrificial Lamb, X of Swords: Destruction Closes Out the X-Men Crossover in Grand Fashion, The Other History of the DC Universe Puts a New Spin on Classic DC Lore, Death Metal: The Multiverse Who Laughs Offers Twists Takes on Familiar Favorites, Dune: The Graphic Novel Book 1 Is an Accessible, Faithful Adaptation, Review: Post Americana #1 Is a Bloody Tour of the Post-Apocalyptic USA, Review: Haunted Houses Go Punk Rock in Home Sick Pilots #1, Endgame Confirmed the Strongest Avenger Isn't Thor, Hulk OR Captain Marvel. According to Deadline, the video game film will premiere on April 8, 2022. Paramount Pictures announced that Sonic the Hedgehog 2 will race back to theaters in less than two years. The sequel, from Paramount and Sega Sammy, will also have the same filmmaking team behind it, with Jeff Fowler returning to direct and Casey and Josh Miller writing the script. This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. Helicopter, Star Wars' ORIGINAL Darksaber Was Radically Different, Jackson, Travolta Capital One Ad Is a Christmas Pulp Fiction Reunion, Why Werner Herzog's Nosferatu Remake Is Scarier Than Ever, Star Wars: Darth Vader Met Rise of Skywalker’s CREEPIEST Unused Monster, Lord of the Rings Star Shares the 'Painful' Advice They Received From Peter Jackson, Wolfwalkers Creators Break Down the Film's True Villain & Message of Tolerance, Jiu Jitsu's Alain Moussi Talks Martial Arts Film, Playing Batman on Titans. Earlier this year, director Fowler opened up to Digital Spy about his anxiety over the big reveal of the Sonic reveal. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. This content is imported from Twitter. The news was announced on Twitter by Schwartz today (July 24) as he excitedly shared: "SONIC 2 IS OFFICIALLY COMING 2 THEATERS 4/8/22!!!". Whether she'll reprise her role for the sequel or if it'll be recast for Tails' bigger role in the sequel remains to be seen. Share. Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is officially happening, Sonic the Hedgehog 2: Everything you need to know, Sonic the Hedgehog speeds to early digital release. Related: How to watch Sonic the Hedgehog online at home. Still, when it does arrive, we're sure the makers will be hoping for a better reaction to its first trailer... Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is set for release on April 8, 2022.