Kung Fu Panda 2
|Kung Fu Panda 2|
|Directed by||Jennifer Yuh Nelson|
|Produced by||Melissa Cobb|
|Based on||Characters created
by Ethan Reiff
|Music by||Hans Zimmer
|Edited by||Clare Knight|
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures1|
|Box office||$665.7 million|
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Kung Fu Panda 2 is a 2011 3D American computer-animated comedy-drama martial arts film, directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson, produced byDreamWorks Animation, and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It is the sequel to the 2008 film Kung Fu Panda and the second installment in theKung Fu Panda franchise.
Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross, James Hong, and Jackie Chan reprise their character roles from the original film joined by Gary Oldman, Michelle Yeoh and Danny McBride. In the film, Po and the Furious Five battle an evil peacock named Lord Shen who has a powerful weapon that he plans to conquer China with. However Po discovers a terrifying secret about his past in the process.
The film was released in theatres May 26, 2011 in Real D 3D and Digital 3D.Kung Fu Panda 2 was the highest grossing animated feature film of the year. The film was nominated for the 2011 Academy Award for Best Animated Feature at the 84th Academy Awards but lost to Rango.
A sequel, titled Kung Fu Panda 3, and directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and Alessandro Carloni, was released on January 29, 2016.