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  • Trolls (2016) is DreamWorks Animation's fifth film to become a franchise, after Shrek (2001), Madagascar (2005), Kung Fu Panda (2008), and How to Train Your Dragon (2010).
  • The McElroy brothers, of the podcast "My Brother, My Brother and Me," started a new podcast titled "The McElroy Brothers Will Be In Trolls 2" as a campaign to be cast in the film.
  • The first DreamWorks Animation film of the 2020s.
  • Originally intended to release on April 10th 2020, but was pushed forward to February 14th of the same year to avoid competing with Fast & Furious 9 (2020), though it's release eventually went back to being for April 2020 in Late 2017.
  • Brothers Justin, Travis, and Griffin McElroy are set to play as background Trolls with minor comedic roles.
  • Released the same year as Sing 2 (2021), similar to how the first film released the same year as Sing (2016).
  • The first DreamWorks Animation sequel (not counting Spinoffs) to have the co-star Branch from the first film become the protagonist.
  • The second Universal's animated theatrical film released in April, after Hop (2011), which starred Russell Brand, the voice of Creek from the first film who faced the same defeat as the Bergen Chef.
  • This is the first DreamWorks Animation film to be released in April.
  • Released the same year as Peter Rabbit 2 (2020), a sequel to another film that James Corden was in.
  • Is the first Dreamworks Animation sequel that's the 2nd in the franchise outside the Madagascar franchise to be subtitled.
  • Takes place before the events of the TV special Trolls Holiday (2017) and the TV spinoff Trolls: The Beat Goes On! (2018).
  • 2nd voice over role for Sam Rockwell in a theatrical film, after G-Force (2009).
  • This is Sam Rockwell and Anna Kendrick's first collaboration since Mr. Right (2015).
  • This is Anna Kendrick and Flula Borg's first collaboration since Pitch Perfect 2 (2015).
  • This is David P. Smith's directorial debut.
  • Mike Mitchell left the project to direct The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019).
  • The first DreamWorks Animation sequel that's the 2nd film in a franchise outside the Madagascar franchise to be subtitled.
  • This is the first DreamWorks Animation film to be released in April.
  • This is the first Universal's animated film to be released in April.
  • It is rumored that the famous McElroy brothers will star in the film.
  • Universal Pictures' first animated film of the 2020s to be produced at 2.35:1.
  • It has been confirmed that the McElroy Brothers will be in Trolls 2.
  • This is the first DreamWorks Animation film of the 2020s to be produced at 2.35:1.
  • The only Troll from the first film to not return is Creek, the hidden Secondary Antagonist that had been a Calm Zenful Troll and former love interest to Poppy until he betrayed his own kind to the Bergens in order to save his own skin due to his cowardness, followed by facing the same defeat as the Bergen Chef at the end of the film.
  • Kelly Clarkson's 3rd Animated Film, after The Star (2017) and UglyDolls (2019), the prior of which is also an animated film based off a toy line.
  • Stephen Root's sixth theatrically released animated film after Ice Age (2002), Finding Nemo (2003), Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006), Rango (2011), and Finding Dory (2016).
  • Josh Gad's sixth theatrically released animated film after Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Frozen (2013), The Angry Birds Movie (2016), The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019), and Frozen 2 (2013).
  • DreamWorks Animation's sixth film to feature no humans, after Shark Tale (2004), the Kung Fu Panda trilogy, and Trolls (2016).
  • Patton Oswalt's fourth theatrically released animated film after Ratatouille (2007), Teen Titans Go to the Movies (2006), and The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2018).
  • Dave Foley's seventh theatrically released animated film after A Bug's Life (1998), South Park: Bigger Longer and Uncut (1999), Toy Story 2 (1999), Cars (2006), Monsters University (2013), and The Mitchells vs The Machines (2020).
  • Dave Foley's second animated film of 2020 after The Mitchells vs The Machines (2020).
  • DreamWorks Animation's third film to not include a main antagonist after Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002) and The Croods (2013).
  • Harland Williams' fifth theatrically released animated film after Robots (2005), Meet the Robinsons (2007), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), and Sausage Party (2016).
  • Not counting dubbed work or live-action films with voice acting this will be Michael Keaton's fifth theatrically released animated film after Cars (2006), Toy Story 3 (2010), Minions (2015), and Toy Story 4 (2019).
  • Kristin Chenoweth's sixth theatrically released animated film after Space Chimps (2008), Rio 2 (2014), The Peanuts Movie (2015), My Little Pony: The Movie (2017), and The Star (2017).
  • Peter Capaldi's first animated film.
  • Ed O'Neill's fourth theatrically released animated film after Wreck it Ralph (2012), Finding Dory (2016), and Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018).
  • Meghan Trainor's third theatrically released animated film after Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017) and Uglydolls (2019).
  • Ving Rhames' fourth theatrically released animated film after Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001), Lilo and Stitch (2002), and The Star (2017).
  • Johnny Yong Bosch's first theatrical non-anime voice acting appearance.
  • Tom Holland's third animated film after Spies in Disguise (2019) and Onward (2020).
  • Jay Leno's seventh theatrically released animated film after We're Back a Dinosaur's Story (1993), Robots (2005), Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006), Cars (2006), Igor (2008), and Abominable (2019).
  • Jay Leno and Michael Keaton's second animated film together after Cars (2006).
  • Steve Zahn's fourth animated film after Chicken Little (2005), Escape from Planet Earth (2013), and The Good Dinosaur (2015).
  • Flula Borg's third animated film, after Ferdinand (2017) and Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018).
  • DreamWorks Animation's 21st film for experienced voice actor Bill Farmer after Antz (1998), Shrek (2001), Shrek 2 (2004), Shark Tale (2004), Madagascar (2005), Over the Hedge (2006), Shrek the Third (2007), Bee Movie (2007), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), Monsters vs Aliens (2009), Shrek Forever After (2010), Puss in Boots (2011), Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012), Turbo (2013), Mr Peabody & Sherman (2014), Penguins of Madagascar (2014), Home (2015), Trolls (2016), Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017), and Abominable (2019).
  • Danny DeVito's sixth theatrically released animated film after My Little Pony: The Movie (1986), Hercules (1997), The Lorax (2012), Animal Crackers (2017), and Smallfoot (2018).
  • Alan Tudyk's fourteenth theatrically released animated film after Ice Age (2002), Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006), Astro Boy (2009), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Wreck it Ralph (2012), Frozen (2013), Big Hero 6 (2014), Zootopia (2016), Moana (2016), Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018), Wish Dragon (2019), The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019), and The Mitchells vs The Machines (2020).
  • The eighth DreamWorks Animation film where David Soren voices a minor character after Shark Tale (2004) (as The Worm, Horace the Shrimp, Tony, a Starfish, a Killer Whale, and Philippe De Caviar), Bee Movie (2007) (as an additional voice), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) (as one of the lemurs), Shrek Forever After (2010) (as an additional voice), Turbo (2013) (as an additional voice), The Boss Baby (2017) (as Jimbo), and Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017) (as Tommy).
  • David P. Smith's twenty first time voicing a character in a DreamWorks Animation film after Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003) (as an additional voice), Shrek 2 (2004) (as Harald and the Box Man), Shark Tale (2004) (as Crazy Joe the Hermit Crab), Madagascar (2005) (as a spider and one of the lemurs), Shrek the Third (2007) (as one of the evil dwarfs) Bee Movie (2007) (as an additional voice), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) (as Bobby the Dik Dik), Monsters vs Aliens (2009) (as an additional voice), Shrek Forever After (2010) (as one of the ogres at the ogre resistance) Megamind (2010) (as one of the Metro City residents), Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) (as one of Lord Shen's wolf minions), Rise of the Guardians (2012) (as an additional voice), Turbo (2013) (as one of the snails), Mr Peabody and Sherman (2014) (as one of Agamemnon's troopers), Penguins of Madagascar (2014) (as one of the penguins), Home (2015) (as one of the boovs), Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) (as an additional voice), The Boss Baby (2017) (as an additional voice), Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017) (as one of the audience members in a flashback), and Abominable (2019) (as an undisclosed role).
  • Ali Wong's fifth theatrically released animated film after The Angry Birds Movie (2016), The LEGO Ninjago Movie (2017), Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018), and The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019).
  • Kate Carlin's fifth fully animated film after Antz (1998), Jimmy Neutron Boy Genius (2001), Shark Tale (2004), and Toy Story 4 (2019).
  • DreamWorks Animation's third film to not include a main antagonist after Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002) and The Croods (2013).
  • DreamWorks Animation's eleventh film to go through both a director change and script rewrites in this case with David P. Smith taking over Mike Mitchell. The previous ones to've undergone these were Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002) with Lorna Cook and Kelly Asbury taking over Tim Johnson, Shark Tale (2004) with Bibo Bergeron taking over Aron Warner, Bee Movie (2007) with Simon J. Smith taking over Chris Miller, Monsters vs Aliens (2009) with Conrad Vernon and Rob Letterman taking over Greg Tiernan and Sean Bishop, Shrek Forever After (2010) with Mike Mitchell taking over Andrew Adamson, The Croods (2013) with Kirk DeMicco and Chris Sanders taking over Christopher Knights and Sean P. Mullen, Home (2015) with Tim Johnson taking over Tom McGrath, Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017) with David Soren taking over Phil Lord & Christopher Miller, and Abominable (2019) with Jill Culton, Christopher Knights, and Todd Wilderman taking over Joel Crawford.
  • The second DreamWorks Animation film to be scored by Theodore Shapiro, after Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017).
  • The idea of gathering six strings together as a plot device mirrors that of Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War.
  • Kate Carlin's third DreamWorks Animation film after Antz (1998) and Shark Tale (2004).
  • Kate Carlin's fifth fully animated film after Antz (1998), Jimmy Neutron Boy Genius (2001), Shark Tale (2004), and Toy Story 4 (2019).
  • Mary J. Blige's 2nd Animated Film, after Sherlock Gnomes (2018).
  • Rachel Bloom's 2nd animated film, after The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019), which is also a sequel to an animated film released in 2016.
  • Universal Pictures' seventh theatrically released animated film to not feature any humans, after An American Tail (1986), The Land Before Time (1988), An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991), The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie (2008), Sing (2016) and Dr. Seuss' The Grinch (2018).
  • DreamWorks Animation's third follow-up to have a change of composer, after Puss in Boots (2011) and Penguins of Madagascar (2014) as well as the first sequel made by the studio to do so.
  • Kenan Thompson's 8th time voice acting in a theatrical film, after Space Chimps (2008), the live-action Smurfs films, Dr. Seuss' The Grinch (2018), Wonder Park (2019), and Playmobil: The Movie (2019).
  • DreamWorks Animation's tenth film to undergo both a director change and script rewrites partway through production in this case with David P. Smith taking over Mike Mitchell. The previous ten had been Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002) with Lorna Cook and Kelly Asbury taking over Tim Johnson, Shark Tale (2004) with Bibo Bergeron taking over Aron Warner, Bee Movie (2007) with Simon J. Smith taking over Chris Miller, Monsters vs Aliens (2009) with Conrad Vernon and Rob Letterman taking over Greg Tiernan and Sean Bishop, Shrek Forever After (2010) with Mike Mitchell taking over Andrew Adamson, The Croods (2013) with Kirk DeMicco and Chris Sanders taking over Christopher Knights and Sean P. Mullen, Home (2015) with Tim Johnson taking over Tom McGrath, Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017) with David Soren taking over Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, and Abominable (2019) with Jill Culton, Christopher Knights, and Todd Wilderman taking over Joel Crawford. It is also the studio's second follow-up to undergo those two things.
  • The sixth Universal's animated sequel, after An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991), Despicable Me 2 (2013), Despicable Me 3 (2017), How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) and The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019).
  • The fifth Universal's computer-animated sequel, after Despicable Me 2 (2013), Despicable Me 3 (2017), How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) and The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019).
  • DreamWorks Animation's seventh follow-up to produced in 2.35:1, after Shrek Forever After (2010), Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011), Puss in Boots (2011), How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014), Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) and How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019).
  • The fifth Universal's animated film to be produced in 2.35:1, after The Tale of Despereaux (2008), Despicable Me 3 (2017), Dr. Seuss' The Grinch (2018) and How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019).
  • This is the first DreamWorks Animation sequel of the 2020s.
  • DreamWorks Amimation's sixth follow-up to change directors after Shrek the Third (2007), Shrek Forever After (2010), Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011), Puss in Boots (2011), and Penguins of Madagascar (2014).
  • The third Universal's animated sequel to produced in 2.35:1, after Despicable Me 3 (2017) and How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019).
  • Katie Lowes' sixth theatrically released animated film after Wreck it Ralph (2012), Frozen (2013), Big Hero 6 (2014), Zootopia (2016), and Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018), as well as her first that's not from Disney.
  • Michelle Ruff's twentysecond Dreamworks Animation film after Antz (1998), The Prince of Egypt (1998), The Road to El Dorado (2000), Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003), Shrek 2 (2004), Shark Tale (2004), Madagascar (2005), Over the Hedge (2006), Bee Movie (2007), Kung Fu Panda (2008), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), Monsters vs Aliens (2009), Shrek Forever After (2010), Megamind (2010), Turbo (2013), Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014), Penguins of Madagascar (2014), Home (2015), Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016), The Boss Baby (2017), and Abominable (2019).
  • Chance the Rapper's 2nd time voice acting in a theatrically released film, after The Lion King (2019) released 9 months prior.
  • Charlyne Yi's 2nd theatrically released animated film, after The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017).
  • The eighth theatrically released computer-animated follow-up film to change composers after Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006), Cars 2 (2011), Puss in Boots (2011), Penguins of Madagascar (2014), Ice Age: Collision Course (2016), The Lego Batman Movie (2017), and The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017).
  • This is the first animated sequel of the 2020s to be produced in 2.35:1.
  • This is the first animated sequel of the 2020s.
  • Trolls (2016) is DreamWorks Animation's first film that had been distributed by 20th Century Fox to become a franchise.
  • Michael-Leon Wooley's fourth theatrically released animated film after The Princess and the Frog (2009), Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015), and Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018), the former of which is not associated with the Hotel Transylvania franchise and had him credited outside the additional voices.
  • Don Fullilove's twelfth DreamWorks Animation film after Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002), Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003), Shark Tale (2004), Madagascar (2005), Over the Hedge (2006), Kung Fu Panda (2008), Monsters vs Aliens (2009), Shrek Forever After (2010), Turbo (2013), Mr Peabody & Sherman (2014), and Abominable (2019).
  • The fifteenth DreamWorks Amimation film for experienced voice actor Carlos Alazraqui after The Road to El Dorado (2000), Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003), Shrek 2 (2004), Shark Tale (2004), Madagascar (2005), Shrek the Third (2007), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), Puss in Boots (2011), Turbo (2013), Mr Peabody & Sherman (2014), Home (2015), Trolls (2016), Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (2017), and Abominable (2019).
  • DreamWorks Animation's eighth film released during a Spring season to release in a month other than May, after The Road to El Dorado (2000), Monsters vs Aliens (2009), How to Train Your Dragon (2010), The Croods (2013), Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014), Home (2015), and The Boss Baby (2017), as well as the first to release in April.
  • David Ian Salter's seventh time working on an animated film after A Bug's Life (1998), Toy Story 2 (1999), Finding Nemo (2003), Up (2009), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), and The Spongebob Movie: Sponge out of Water (2015).
  • DreamWorks Animation's eighth film to have a female main antagonist after Chicken Run (2000), Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003), Shrek 2 (2004), Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012), Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014), Trolls (2016), and Abominable (2019).
  • Sean Giambrone's fourth theatrically released animated film after The Emoji Movie (2017), Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018), and The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019).
  • DreamWorks Animation's first film of the 2020s to be rated U by the BBFC.
  • DreamWorks Animation's first film distributed by Universal Pictures to be rated U by the BBFC.
  • This is the first Universal's animated film of 2020s to be rated PG by the MPA.
  • The fifth Universal's animated sequel film to be rated PG by the MPAA, after Despicable Me 2 (2013), Despicable Me 3 (2017), How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) and The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019).
  • This is the first DreamWorks Animation film of 2020s to be rated PG by the MPAA.
  • The twelfth Universal's animated film to be rated PG by the MPA, after Despicable Me (2010), The Lorax (2012), Despicable Me 2 (2013), Minions (2015), The Secret Life of Pets (2016), Sing (2016), Despicable Me 3 (2017), Dr. Seuss' The Grinch (2018), How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019), The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019) and Abominable (2019).
  • The second animated film to star Sean Giambrone and Katie Lowes together, the first being Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018), which also stars Flula Borg.
  • The third DreamWorks Animation film to be rated PG for some mild rude humor by the MPA, after Trolls (2016) and The Boss Baby (2017).
  • The second Universal's family film to be rated PG for some mild rude humor by the MPA, Hop (2011).
  • The twentyfirst computer-animated sequel to be produced at 2.35:1 after Shrek Forever After (2010), Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011), Cars 2 (2011), Happy Feet Two (2011), Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013), Rio 2 (2014), How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014), Planes: Fire & Rescue (2014), Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016), Ice Age: Collision Course (2016), Cars 3 (2017), Despicable Me 3 (2017), Sherlock Gnomes (2018), Incredibles 2 (2018), Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018), The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019), How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019), Toy Story 4 (2019), and Frozen II (2019).
  • Sam Rockwell's second time voice acting in a theatrical film, after G-Force (2009) 11 years prior.
  • DreamWorks Animation's first film to use the 2020 MPA logo.
  • DreamWorks Animation's first film of the 2020s to be rated PG by the ACB (Australian Classification Board).
  • The third Universal's animated sequel to be produced in 2.35:1, after Despicable Me 3 (2017) and How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019).
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