Everything’s not awesome in the 2019 sequel to The LEGO Movie, The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part. The new trailer finds Emmet determined to rescue Lucy by heading into space. He’s joined on his quest by a galaxy-defending archaeologist cowboy/raptor trainer voiced by franchise star Chris Pratt.
The voice cast of the animated sequel is led by Chris Pratt as Emmet (as well as Rex Dangervest), Elizabeth Banks as Lucy (aka Wyldstyle), Will Arnett as LEGO Batman, Charlie Day as Benny, Alison Brie as Unikitty, and Nick Offerman as Metal Beard. New to the sequel are Tiffany Haddish as Queen Watevra Wa’Nabi, Stephanie Beatriz as Sweet Mayhem, Arturo Castro as Ice Cream Cone, and Maya Rudolph.
Shrek Ever After and Trolls director Mike Mitchell helms The LEGO Movie sequel from a script by the original film’s writer/directors Christopher Miller and Phil Lord. Lord, Miller, Jinko Gotoh, Dan Lin, and Roy Lee produced the animated comedy, with Jill Wilfert, Keith Malone, Matthew Ashton, Chris McKay, Zareh Nalbandian, Ryan Halprin, Will Allegra, and Chris Leahy executive producing.
Warner Bros Pictures and Warner Animation Group are set to release The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part in theaters on Friday, February 8, 2019 in 2D and 3D.
“The much-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed, global box office phenomenon that started it all, The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part reunites the heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city. It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are now facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than it can be rebuilt.
The battle to defeat the invaders and restore harmony to the LEGO universe will take Emmet, Lucy, Batman and their friends to faraway, unexplored worlds, including a strange galaxy where everything is a musical. It will test their courage, creativity and Master Building skills, and reveal just how special they really are.”