Knuckles the Echidna goes to be in Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and he’s going to be voiced by Idris Elba of The Suicide Squad and Luther fame.
Anticipated in theaters subsequent spring, the sequel will additionally herald Miles “Tails” Prower and, presumably, characteristic the return of Jim Carrey’s Dr. Robotnik.
The information broke when Elba tweeted out a not-so-subtle trace on his private account, which was then retweeted by the movie’s official web page. Polygon confirmed the casting with Paramount Photos.
No additional particulars on the plot but, however this means the second Sonic film will pull from the third Sonic sport, which is able to make speaking about this very complicated, albeit pleasant — the primary film was surprisingly first rate even for this jaded Sonic fan (Sure, I’m not afraid to say it).
Gotta go quick (to stream the primary film once more).
Paramount will launch Sonic the Hedgehog 2 on April 8, 2022.