Warner Bros. Pictures released another official trailer for “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part,” offering a new look at the upcoming sequel scheduled to hit theaters this winter. The first trailer for the film was released as “The LEGO Movie 2” was making the rounds at San Diego Comic-Con back in June and the studio is ready to remind everyone that another installment is on the way this February.
The new story features the character ‘Sweet Mayhem,’ played by Stephanie Beatriz from NBC’s “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”. Starring alongside Beatriz in the film are Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Alison Brie, Tiffany Haddish, and Arturo Castro. Behind the scenes, the movie was directed by Mike Mitchell and Trisha Gum. The film was produced by Dan Lin, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller and Roy Lee.
The official launch date for “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” is February 8, 2019, fans of the LEGO Movie franchise can watch the official trailer below.
If you need a refresher on the roles before seeing the trailer they are: Chris Pratt as Emmet; Elizabeth Banks as Lucy (aka Wyldstyle); Will Arnett as LEGO Batman; Nick Offerman as Metal Beard; and Alison Brie as Unikitty.
“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 facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than they can rebuild. The battle to defeat them 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.
To say that the original “Lego Movie” was a hit would be an understatement. The first film in the franchise made over $69M domestically on opening weekend back 2014, and went on to make over $257M nationwide. By the time the film wrapped in theaters, “The Lego Movie” had made almost $470M worldwide for Warner Bros. Pictures.