How to Watch Sonic The Hedgehog 2: Release Date and Streaming Status

See it in theaters today.

With all of the humor and charm of the first movie and elements that will delight fans of the games, the newest Sonic movie is a sequel worth watching. You can read our full review of Sonic 2 for more details about the film.

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 will be hitting theaters for some people as early as this afternoon with a wider April 8 release date. If you're wondering how and where you can watch it yourself, take a look at the information below.

Where to Watch Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Sonic 2 is now in theaters with early showtimes already arriving. Most areas will have showtimes available tomorrow afternoon with a wider release scheduled for April 8. To find when and where you can watch the film, you can check the local showtimes at the links below:

When Will Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Be Available to Stream?

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is not currently available to stream online, and we don't yet know exactly when it will be available. We do know, however, that Sonic 2 will most likely be coming to Paramount+ sometime after the film's 45-day theatrical exclusivity window expires.

Paramount announced earlier this year that a Knuckles spin-off series is in the works for Paramount+, indicating that the future of the Sonic Cinematic Universe will be on the streaming platform.

Where to Watch Sonic the Hedgehog 1

If you want to watch or re-watch the first Sonic movie before diving into the sequel, you have a few options. If you currently have a Paramount+ subscription, you can stream Sonic the Hedgehog for free on the platform. If you don't have that streaming service, you can also rent the film on Amazon or Apple TV for a small fee. You can go to the links below to watch the movie.

Who Is in the Cast?

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 was written by Pat Casey, Josh Miller, and John Wittington and directed by Jeff Fowler. It stars the following actors:

  • Ben Schwartz as Sonic
  • Idris Elba as Knuckles
  • Colleen O'Shaughnessey as Tails
  • Jim Carrey as Dr. Robotnik
  • James Marsden as Tom
  • Tika Sumpter as Maddie
  • Natasha Rothwell as Rachel
  • Shemar Moore as Randall
  • Adam Pally as Wade

Rating and Runtime

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is Rated PG for action, occasional violence, rude humor, and some mild language. The film runs for a total of 2 hours and 2 minutes including credits.

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Developer: Paramount Pictures
Publisher: Paramount Pictures
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