Since Zootopia was released in 2016, fans have been excited to get their hands full with information regarding this Walt Disney Animation Studios movie- Zootopia 2. But there is something that is worth more. And in the same spin of Zootopia. We got Zootopia+.
Many speculations have been doing rounds on the internet regarding various details on the second Zootopia movie. These rumors might not be entirely based on imagination as directors of this film- Rich Moore and Byron Howard, also expressed their interest in making a sequel in the past.
What’s new about Zootopia+?
We have been waiting far too long for Zootopia 2. Well, at least, now we got something. Zootopia+ is a production of Walt Disney Animation Studios. Unlike the previous installment, this one is a series. And this one already has some of our old favorites covered. There are six episodes to this show. And a sweet bonus is characters like Fru Fru, Mr. Big and so much more. You will be surprised with the backstories and spin offs it will to the plot.
Will Zootopia 2 Release in Theatres?
Yes, “Zootopia 2” will indeed hit theaters soon. On November 22, 2024, the movie will be released in a number of formats, including Disney Digital 3-D, RealD 3D, Dolby Cinema, and IMAX 3D. It is therefore assumed that when it is launched, you will go see it in a theater.
What Was the Previous Release Date of Zootopia 2?
Earlier, it was decided that the second Zootopia film would be released on November 24, 2021. The release date of the second Zootopia movie got delayed due to multiple reasons.
Who will be in the Cast Members of Zootopia 2?
No official news regarding the second Zootopia film cast has been announced until now. But two cast members came forward and spoke regarding their involvement in the animated film.
Mark Smith is among the voice actors, and he voiced Officer McHorn. In an interview in 2017 with The Sun, he said that he would be seen in the other films of Zootopia as well apart from being a part of the original film or the first film.
Tommy Lister, the late actor who gave voice to Finnick, leaked some details to his fans in 2019 regarding his involvement in the sequel and the makers planning to make Zootopia a trilogy.
Other cast members of this film include Ginnifer Goodwin (playing Judy Hopps), Jason Bateman (playing Nick Wilde), Jenny Slate (playing Bellwether), Idris Elba (playing Chief Bogo), Nate Torrence (playing Clawhauser), Don Lake (playing Stu Hopps), Bonnie Hunt (playing Bonnie Hopps), Tommy Chong (playing Yax), Octavia Spencer (playing Mrs. Otterton), J.K. Simmons (playing Mayor Lionheart), Alan Tudyk (playing Duke Weaselton), Raymond S. Persi (playing Flash or Officer Higgins), Maurice LaMrache (playing Mr. Big), Della Saba (playing Young Hopps), Fuschia! Fuschia (playing Drill Sergeant), Phil Johnston (playing Gideon Grey), and other voice actors.
In the trilogy, then there would be no shortage of plots. It is also quite evident that Jason Bateman and Ginnifer Goodwin will be returning in the second movie of Zootopia to play their respective roles which are Nick Wilde and Judy Hopps, respectively.
What is the Expected Plot of Zootopia 2?
Zootopia, the first movie, didn’t leave its viewers on a cliffhanger, unlike the other films. This serves as a great point as the possibilities for the subsequent movie increase several folds. Bateman and Goodwin also expressed their interest in the past for a sequel.
It is currently unknown what the plot of Zootopia 2 will entail, but it is anticipated that the two main characters, Judy Hopps and Nick Wilde, will make a reappearance as they are the faces of the franchise. It would be incomplete without their presence. Zootopia 2 is expected to follow on from the events of the first movie, where Judy becomes a respected figure in the Zootopia Police Department and Nick becomes her partner, the first fox officer in the ZPD. Their dynamic, which is a blend of humor and heart, will continue to shine as they embark on new adventures and encounter new characters.
Is Zootopia 2 Cancelled?
“Zootopia 2” is not cancelled. The sequel to the 2016 film “Zootopia” is set to be released on November 22, 2024, and significant progress has been made in its development, including casting, animation, and production. There are no indications of any cancellation in the details provided, and the film appears to be on track for its scheduled release date.
Is There Any Official Trailer for Zootopia 2?
Many fan-made trailers for the second installment of Zootopia have been made and are available to watch on YouTube. But the second Zootopia movie’s trailer hasn’t been revealed yet.
We can expect to get a trailer for the second Zootopia film a month or two before the movie’s release.
Any Updates Regarding Third Installment of Zootopia?
Some reports suggest that the third installment of Zootopia is under work and that Disney’s production work for this installment has already started.
Some rumors also claim that Zootopia 3 will have its release in June 2024. Since we didn’t receive any official confirmation on this subject, we can’t say it with certainty.
News Regarding Zootopia Theme Park
The Zootopia-themed park at Shanghai Disneyland is currently being built and is scheduled to open at the end of 2023. Many of the park’s structures have already been painted and finished off, and early this year, lighting tests were carried out.
Picking this location for Zootopia theme park is no surprise as, in the same country, this film broke all box office records. It became the best-animated film there, which clearly shows us how loved the movie was.
Movie Zootopia 2 is based on world animals showing up as similar human beings with their dressing. In this funny movie about a world of animals, a small rabbit wants to become a police officer. He catches the animals who bully the weaker ones. But one day she comes across a friend who makes her duty demanding and testing.
Could There be More Sequels to Zootopia?
Tommy Lister revealed that there would be multiple sequels to Zootopia. He also shared some details on the budget on which these Walt Disney Animation Studios movies. As per Lister, the second sequel cost around 240 million, and the third sequel with a budget of 300 million. With that much money put into the sequels, it will be interesting to see what all Zootopia 2 has to offer its audiences.