Are you someone who is never bored with animated movies and always want to watch something new and musical? Well, then, there is a piece of interesting news for those waiting for ‘Sing 2’. The cast of ‘Sing 2’ is revealed. Singer Bono, Pharrell Williams and Halsey will join as voice lead roles. So, yes, ‘Sing 2’ is getting a whole slate of new characters.
‘Sing 2’ is a sequel to the film Sing which was released in the year 2016. It is an animated musical comedy, written and directed by Garth Jennings. Actors Mathew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Scarlett Johansson, Nick Kroll, Taron Egerton will reappear in the film. They will be wearing their roles from Sing. Sing revolved around the story of a group of animals in a singing competition. It was announced with the drum rolls and excitement, that ‘Sing 2’ will release on December 22, 2021. The production company, Illumination also tweeted about this upcoming musical comedy film.
— Illumination (@illumination) December 21, 2020
Animated film lovers are excited to know that among new voice cast members, singer Pharrell Williams voices the role of Alfonso, Bono of Clay Calloway and Halsey of Porsche Crystal. Alfonso is a humble elephant who helps the shy elephant Meena. Alfonso also owns an ice-cream truck. Porsche is another character, a teenage wolf. She is the daughter of Jimmy Crystal. Clay Calloway is a legendary singer, a lion, who becomes the world’s favourite after his wife’s death.
My character Portia is amazing and AWFUL hahahaha. I can’t wait for this I loveddddddd Sing so much I nearly fainted when they asked me to be in the sequel !!!!! https://t.co/eAW4Sndnhe
— h (@halsey) December 21, 2020
Reese Witherspoon expressed her excitement through a tweet and said that she is ready to Sing again. Halsey told her fans about her character and described it as amazing and awful.
I am ready to #SING2! Look at this cast! See you in theaters holiday 2021.@halsey @pharrell @U2 @McConaughey #scarlettjohansson @TaronEgerton @torikelly @nickkroll #bobbycannavale #letitiawright @ericandre @chelseaperetti @illumination @singmovie @RollingStone pic.twitter.com/vrDeF448a7
— Reese Witherspoon (@ReeseW) December 21, 2020
Fans are super excited to see Halsey and Eric Andre. But they are also wondering why Seth Macfarlane is not returning. Although his character, according to the fans, was kind of a jerk but he was still one of the main ones in ‘Sing’. Seth played the role of Mike in ‘Sing’. Mike is a white mouse and a street singer.
At the end of the day, we all love to watch funny, musical animated movies. This year has been tough for the world and now what’s more exciting than to know that our favourite singers and characters will unite to entertain us.