Sonic The Hedgehog 2 Releases 9 New Character Posters
Ahead of the premiere of Sonic the Hedgehog 2, the video game adaptation is releasing a series of posters highlighting the new and returning characters.
The highly anticipated action-adventure comedy, sonic the hedgehog 2, shares a series of all-new character posters. Based on the Sega video game franchise, the first sonic the hedgehog the film broke box office records, surpassing Detective Pikachu as the highest-grossing video game adaptation in the United States. In front of Sonic the sequel will premiere next month, Paramount Pictures had recently announced sonic the hedgehog 3as well as other future projects to be added to the franchise.
Directed by Jeff Fowler, sonic the hedgehog 2 will follow the journey of Sonic (Ben Shwartz) living happily in Green Hills, until Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) returns to Earth from Mushroom Planet after forming a new partnership with Knuckles the Echidna (Idris Elba). As the two set out to find the Master Emerald and seek revenge on the titular blue hedgehog, Sonic turns to his new friend Miles ‘Tails’ Prower (Colleen O’Shaughnessey) for help. Together they embarked on a journey to prevent the Green Emerald from falling into the wrong hands.
The official sonic the hedgehog The Twitter account has released a new set of character posters to promote the upcoming sequel. The range of posters presents Sonic 2 cast and voice actor names as displayed next to their characters, featuring new and returning cast members. Posters include Schwartz as Sonic, O’Shaughnessey as Tails, Elba as Knuckles, Carrey as Dr Robotnik, James Marsden as Tom Wachowski, Tika Sumpter as Maddie Wachowski, Lee Majooub as Agent Stone, Natasha Rothwell as Rachel, and Shemar Moore as Randal. Check out the posters below:
Compared to previous sonic the hedgehog 2 character posters, the new images highlight Sonic’s running stance, Tail’s propeller flight, and Knuckles’ pointy hands. The images also preview the sequel, from the goat’s milk latte connoisseur in his cafe work outfit, to the Hawaiian getaway for Rachel’s wedding, with Marsden’s character sporting a floral, tropical outfit. In terms of Moore sonic the hedgehog 2 character, specific details are currently unknown, other than the trailer revealing him to be Rachel’s fiancé. However, a poster variant of his character may hint at a larger role in the film, as Adam Pally’s Wade Whipple and Tom Butler’s Commander Walters are still missing from the poster collection.
Over the past few weeks, the video game adaptation has been steadily releasing new posters to promote the new sonic the hedgehog movie. Although it remains to be seen if the upcoming project will live up to the high expectations of fans, sonic the hedgehog has come a long way since the initial controversy surrounding its live-action redesign, working hard to improve and stay true to the source material. Tickets are already on sale for sonic the hedgehog 2his film debut on April 8, when the roles of each of these supporting characters become clear.
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- Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (2022)Release date: April 08, 2022
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