A Bug's Life 2: Revenge of the Grasshoppersby cartoonman-32324 | created - 23 Jul 2019 | updated - 25 Jul 2019 | Public
Right after Hopper's passing from being eaten by the wild birds, Flik's now known as the ant colony's greatest inventor on Ant Island while Atta takes over as then new queen of Ant Island right after hers and Dot's mother, the former Ant Queen had passed away due to complications of a heart stroke (due to the passing of Phyllis Diller from natural causes at the age of 95 back on Monday, August 20, 2012). The ants prepare to have a harvest festival celebration while hoping that no grasshoppers can come and destroy it, but their colony's suddenly threatened by the grasshoppers' new leader, Hopper Jr., the son of the late Hopper who's planning to get his revenge on the ants for killing his father, Hopper off. Hopper Jr. also plans to marry Atta and become the king of Ant Island, but Flik reassures the entire colony that he'll protect them from Hopper Jr. no matter what happens.Francis meets a female ladybug named Scarlet who becomes his 1 true love and is no longer mistaken for another female ladybug...
1. Dave Foley
Actor | The Kids in the Hall
Dave Foley dropped out of an alternative high school to do stand-up comedy. He met Kevin McDonald at an improv class and, while employed as movie ushers, they began working as a comedy team. In 1984 they merged with another team to form "The Kids in the Hall". Foley made his film debut at 22 as the...
Flik, later the king of the ant colony, Atta's 1 true love and later husband in this film (voice)
Actress | Seinfeld
Julia Louis-Dreyfus was born on January 13, 1961, in the New York City borough of Manhattan, to Judith (LeFever), a special needs tutor and author, and Gérard Louis-Dreyfus, a billionaire businessman. Her parents divorced when she was young, and she spent her childhood in Washington, D.C., and New ...
Atta, the new queen of the ant colony, Flik's 1 true love and later wife in this film (voice)
Actor | Frasier
David Hyde Pierce was born on 3 April 1959 in Saratoga Springs, New York, USA. He is the youngest child of George and Laura Pierce (both deceased) and has two older sisters (Barbara and Nancy) and an older brother (Thomas). As a child, he was very interested in music (particularly piano) and ...
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Dot, now 17 years old, Atta's sister and Flik's sister in law in this film (voice)
5. Jerome Ranft
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Heimlich, now a butterfly, but still has a caterpillar body and butterfly wings and Wheezy (in the end credits outtakes and bloopers reel) (voices, succeeding from his brother, the late great and talented, Joe Ranft respectively)
6. Bonnie Hunt
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Bonnie Hunt was born on September 22, 1961 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Bonnie Lynn Hunt. She is a producer and writer, known for Jumanji (1995), The Green Mile (1999) and Jerry Maguire (1996). She was previously married to John Murphy.
7. Denis Leary
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8. Cameron Diaz
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Scarlet, a female yellow ladybug (voice)
9. Jim Cummings
Actor | Christopher Robin
Born James Jonah Cummings on November 3, 1952, he grew up in Youngstown, Ohio.
Sooner or later, he moved to New Orleans. There, he designed Mardi Gras floats, was a singer, door-to-door salesman, and a Louisiana riverboat deckhand.
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10. Drew Barrymore
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Drew Blyth Barrymore was born in Culver City, California, to ...
Gypsy (voice, succeeding from the late Madeline Kahn respectively)
11. Ringo Starr
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He was born Richard Starkey on July 7, 1940, in a small two-storey house in the working class area of Liverpool...
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12. Lewis Black
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Thorny (voice, succeeding from the late Alex Rocco respectively)
13. Richard Kind
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14. Michael McShane
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Tuck and Roll (voice)
15. Brad Garrett
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16. Edie McClurg
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Dr. Flora (voice)
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John started the improvisational duo group, "Sal's Meat Market", in Bridgeport, Connecticut with fellow actor and friend Ray Hassett. He was later affiliated with the ensemble group, "The Downtown Cabaret". Coincidentally, he was a friend of Susan Ryan, the mother of Meg Ryan. A mutual friend, also...
PT Flea (voice)
18. Phil Davis
Actor | Vera Drake
Phil Davis was born on July 30, 1953 in Grays, Essex, England. He is an actor and director, known for Vera Drake (2004), Alien³ (1992) and Bleak House (2005). He has been married to Eve Matheson since 2002. They have one child.
Hopper Jr. (voice)
19. Bill Hader
Actor | The Skeleton Twins
Bill Hader was born on June 7, 1978 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for The Skeleton Twins (2014), Inside Out (2015) and Trainwreck (2015). He was previously married to Maggie Carey.
Experion, 1 of Hopper Jr.'s pure evil grasshopper henchman (voice)
20. Tony Hale
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Tony Hale was born on September 30, 1970 in West Point, New York, USA as Anthony Russell Hale. He is an actor and producer, known for Arrested Development (2003), Veep (2012) and Toy Story 4 (2019). He has been married to Martel Thompson Hale since May 24, 2003. They have one child.
Jumper, another 1 of Hopper Jr.'s pure evil grasshopper henchman (voice)
21. David L. Lander
Actor | Laverne & Shirley
David L. Lander was born on June 22, 1947 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as David Leonard Landau. He was an actor, known for Laverne & Shirley (1976), Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) and Used Cars (1980). He was married to Kathy Fields and Thea (Pool) Markus. He died on December 4, 2020 in Los ...
22. Jan Rabson
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Jan Rabson was born on June 14, 1954 in East Meadow, Long Island, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Akira (1988), Toy Story 3 (2010) and Pet Sematary (1989). He is married to Cindy Akers. They have two children.
23. Carlos Alazraqui
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24. Neil Ross
Actor | The Transformers: The Movie
Neil Ross was born on December 31, 1944 in London, England as Neilson David Ross. He is known for his work on The Transformers: The Movie (1986), An American Tail (1986) and Back to the Future Part II (1989). He has been married to Jeanne Jackson since February 1977. They have one child.
Stoungy, another 1 of Hopper Jr.'s pure evil grasshopper henchman (voice)
25. James Franco
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Skippy, another 1 of Hopper Jr.'s pure evil grasshopper henchman (voice)
26. Michael Keaton
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Bopper, another 1 of Hopper Jr.'s pure evil grasshopper henchman (voice)
27. Tim Blake Nelson
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Grassy, another 1 of Hopper Jr.'s pure evil grasshopper henchman (voice)
28. Kerry Shale
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Kerry Shale is a North American actor, based in London, England. He has worked on stage in the West End, the Royal Court and at the Royal National Theatre. His first film was Barbra Streisand's Yentl. Recent television work includes Showtime's Patrick Melrose. Recent films include Show Dogs and ...
Magma, another 1 of Hopper Jr.'s pure evil grasshopper henchman (voice)
29. Zac Efron
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Scruffy, another 1 of Hopper Jr.'s pure evil grasshopper henchman (voice)
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At the young age of 15, Gilbert Gottfried began doing stand-up at open mike nights in New York City and, after a few short years, became known around town as "the comedian's comedian". After spending several years mastering the art of stand-up comedy, producers of the legendary NBC late-night ...
Hopper (voice, in Flik's flashback dream sequence, succeeding from Kevin Spacey respectively)
32. Lee Unkrich
Editor | Toy Story 2
Lee Unkrich is an Academy Award-winning director at Pixar Animation Studios. He most recently directed Disney.Pixar's critically-acclaimed "Coco", which received the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature and Best Song.
As the director of Disney.Pixar's "Toy Story 3," Lee was also awarded an ...
33. Jonas Rivera
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Jonas Rivera joined Pixar Animation Studios in 1994 to work on "Toy Story" as the studio's first and only production intern at the time. He advanced roles on almost every subsequent Pixar feature film until becoming producer of the studio's 2009 film "Up." In 2015, Rivera teamed up again with ...
35. Randy Newman
Soundtrack | The Princess and the Frog
Randy Newman was born on November 28, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Randall Stuart Newman. He has been married to Gretchen Preece since 1990. They have two children. He was previously married to Roswitha Schmale.
The music composer
36. Roddy McDowall
Actor | Fright Night
Roddy McDowall was born in Herne Hill, London, England, to Winifriede Lucinda (Corcoran), an Irish-born aspiring actress, and Thomas Andrew McDowall, a merchant seaman. Roddy was enrolled in elocution courses at age five and by ten had appeared in his first film, Murder in the Family (1938), ...
1928-1998 (In Memoriam)
37. Madeline Kahn
Actress | Paper Moon
Madeline Kahn was born Madeline Gail Wolfson of Russian Jewish descent on September 29, 1942 in Boston, Massachusetts, to Freda Goldberg (later known as Paula Kahn), who was still in her teens, and Bernard B. Wolfson, a garment manufacturer. She began her acting career in high school and went on to...
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38. Jonathan Harris
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An eloquent character actor who would become a celebrated TV camp icon of the late 1960s, Jonathan Harris was born Jonathan Daniel Charasuchin on November 6, 1914, in the Bronx borough of New York City. The son of impoverished Russian-Jewish émigrés, his father worked in the garment industry and ...
1914-2002 (In Memoriam)
39. Joe Ranft
Writer | Toy Story
Joe Ranft was born on March 13, 1960 in Pasadena, California, USA as Joseph Henry Ranft. He was a writer and actor, known for Toy Story (1995), A Bug's Life (1998) and Cars (2006). He was married to Sue Barry Ranft. He died on August 16, 2005 in Mendocino County, California.
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40. Phyllis Diller
Actress | A Bug's Life
Diller put out an autobiography in 2005 in her late 80s, and entitled it "Like a Lampshade in a Whorehouse", which pretty much says it all when recalling the misfit life and career of the fabulous, one-of-a-kind Phyllis Diller. It may inspire all those bored, discouraged and/or directionless ...
1917-2012 (In Memoriam)
41. Alex Rocco
Actor | The Godfather
Tough, gruff, thick-browed, volatile-looking character actor Alex Rocco was born Alessandro Federico Petricone, Jr. on February 29, 1936, to Italian immigrants in Cambridge, Mass. He grew up a member of Boston's Winter Hill gang (his nickname was "Bobo") and was briefly detained regarding a murder ...
1936-2015 (In Memoriam)