Directed By
Produced By
Chris Meledandri
Janet Healy
Written By
Brian Lynch
Based on
by Brian Lynch
Cinco Paul
Ken Daurio
Edited By
Tiffany Hillkurtz
Music By
Alexandre Desplat
Distributed By
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Release Date
May 24, 2019 (United Kingdom)
June 7, 2019 (United States)
88 minutes
Rating PG
$80 million
$430 million

The Secret Life of Pets 2 is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Illumination Entertainment. It is directed by Chris Renaud and written by Brian Lynch, and a sequel to the 2016 film The Secret Life of Pets. Most of the cast members reprised their roles except for Louis C.K., who was replaced by Patton Oswalt. Additional cast members include Tiffany HaddishNick KrollPete Holmes and Harrison Ford (in his first fully animated film role in 41 years since Star Wars Holiday Special).

The film was released on June 7, 2019, by Universal Pictures.


  • Patton Oswalt as Max, a Jack Russell Terrier. He was voiced by Louis C.K. in the previous film.
  • Eric Stonestreet as Duke, a large, brown, shaggy Newfoundland mix who lives with Max.
  • Kevin Hart as Snowball, a white rabbit and former flushed pet.
  • Jenny Slate as Gidget, a white Pomeranian.
  • Tiffany Haddish as Daisy, a Shih Tzu.
  • Lake Bell as Chloe, a morbidly obese and apathetic grey tabby cat.
  • Nick Kroll as Sergei, an abusive circus owner.
  • Dana Carvey as Pops, an elderly Basset Hound whose back legs are paralyzed.
  • Ellie Kemper as Katie, Max and Duke's owner, Chuck's wife and Liam's mother.
  • Chris Renaud as Norman, a guinea pig.
  • Hannibal Buress as Buddy, a laid-back dachshund.
  • Bobby Moynihan as Mel, a hyperactive pug.
  • Harrison Ford as Rooster, a Welsh Sheepdog.
  • Pete Holmes as Chuck, Katie's husband and Liam's father.
  • Tara Strong as Sweetpea, a green and yellow budgie parakeet.
    • Strong also voices Pickles, an English Bulldog who is one of Pops' students in Puppy School.
  • Meredith Salenger as a cat lady.
  • Henry Lynch as Liam, Katie and Chuck's son.
    • Strong voices baby Liam
  • Sean Giambrone as Cotton, a young sheep whom Max and Rooster save from a cliff.
  • Michael Beattie as Lead Wolf, the leader of Sergei's trained wolves.
    • Beattie also voices a skinny cat
  • Kiely Renaud as Molly, Snowball's owner.
  • Garth Jennings as a hamster.

Critical ReceptionEdit

The Secret Life Of Pets 2 received mixed reviews with a 60% on Rotten Tomatoes based on 154 reviews with an average score of 5.73/10.



The Secret Life Of Pets 2 - The Max Trailer HD-0

The Secret Life Of Pets 2 - The Max Trailer HD-0

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