In Kung Fu Panda 2 Po joins forces with a group of new kung-fu masters to take on an old enemy with a deadly new weapon.
Reprising their voice roles are Jack Black (as Po), Angelina Jolie (as Tigress) and Jackie Chan (as Monkey). This time it is directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson who worked as a story artist on the first Kung Fu Panda film.
Here is a trailer DreamWorks Animation has released with the film due in May.
Kung Fu Panda – Official Information
In Kung Fu Panda 2, Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five.
But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu.
He must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins; only then will Po be able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed.
Director Jennifer Yuh Nelson. Stars Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffm, Jackie Chan, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross, James Hong, Gary Oldman, Michelle Yeoh, Jean-Claude Van Damme and Victor Garber.
Kung Fu Panda – Theatrical release dates
US and Canada release May 26th, 2011 UK release June 17, 2011