Cast and Crew of Inside Out 2

Cast of
Inside Out 2

About Inside Out 2

In the highly anticipated sequel to the Academy Award-winning animated feature, 'Inside Out 2' presents a fresh cast of Emotions navigating a monumental transition within the mind headquarters of a teenage Riley. The film introduces us to an array of lovable and endearing characters, with Joy being reprised by the effervescent Amy Poehler. Her vivacious spirit and infectious enthusiasm remain a staple in maintaining emotional balance, as we delve deeper into the ever-evolving mindscape of an adolescent Riley.

Joining the ranks of this relatable ensemble is the captivating Maya Hawke, lending her voice and deft talent to embody the apprehensive and meticulous character of Anxiety. In a coming-of-age twist, Riley's mental headquarters experiences a jarring and unexpected upheaval, making room for brand new Emotions. The well-established team, consisting of Joy, Sadness (Phyllis Smith), Anger (Lewis Black), Fear (Bill Hader), and Disgust (Mindy Kaling), who have successfully orchestrated Riley's emotional well-being thus far, are thrust into an unfamiliar territory.

When Anxiety arrives unannounced, she brings with her an air of mystery. As the second installment progresses, the original Emotions realize the complexities that accompany adolescence, ultimately proving to be a challenging yet illuminating journey. With Anxiety hinting at further unexpected arrivals, the team braces themselves for an overdue emotional makeover, promising laughter, introspection, and reminding viewers that life's array of emotions play a delicate symphony within each of us.

Full Cast of Inside Out 2

Amy Poehler
plays Joy (voice)

Amy Poehler as Joy (voice)
In "Inside Out 2," Amy Poehler reprises her role as the effervescent Joy, the personification of happiness within the mind of Riley, the film's protagonist. Poehler's performance is once again a standout, capturing the essence of optimism and positivity with her energetic and lively voice. She skillfully navigates the complex emotional landscape of the story, balancing humor and heart in a way that resonates with audiences of all ages. Poehler's Joy is a beacon of hope and resilience, reminding us of the importance of finding joy even in the most challenging circumstances. See Amy Poehler's other roles

Maya Hawke
plays Anxiety (voice)

Maya Hawke as Anxiety (voice)
Maya Hawke's performance as Anxiety in 'Inside Out 2' is a standout addition to the film's ensemble of emotions. Her voice acting brings a palpable tension and nervous energy to the character, perfectly encapsulating the essence of anxiety. Hawke's delivery is both compelling and relatable, making Anxiety a character that viewers can empathize with. Her performance adds a new layer of depth to the movie, contributing to its exploration of the complexities of human emotions. See Maya Hawke's other roles

Kensington Tallman
plays Riley (voice)

Liza Lapira
plays Disgust (voice)

Liza Lapira as Disgust (voice)
Liza Lapira's performance as Disgust in 'Inside Out 2' is a delightful blend of wit and warmth. Her voice acting brings to life the character's snarky yet lovable personality, adding a unique flavor to the ensemble of emotions. Lapira's comedic timing is impeccable, making Disgust's one-liners and sarcastic quips all the more hilarious. However, it's her ability to convey Disgust's softer, more vulnerable moments that truly shines, showcasing her range as a voice actor and adding depth to the character. See Liza Lapira's other roles

Phyllis Smith
plays Sadness (voice)

Phyllis Smith as Sadness (voice)
Phyllis Smith's portrayal of Sadness in 'Inside Out 2' is once again a standout performance. Her ability to infuse the character with a profound sense of melancholy, while also imbuing her with a surprising amount of warmth and humor, is truly commendable. Smith's vocal work is nuanced and heartfelt, making Sadness not just a character to pity, but one to empathize with and root for. Her performance adds depth to the film, reminding us all that it's okay to feel sad sometimes, and that our emotions, no matter how complex, are what make us truly human. See Phyllis Smith's other roles

Lewis Black
plays Anger (voice)

Lewis Black as Anger (voice)
In the much-anticipated sequel 'Inside Out 2', Lewis Black reprises his role as the fiery, red-hot emotion, Anger. His performance is a masterclass in voice acting, as he effortlessly captures the character's volatile nature and explosive outbursts. Black's gravelly voice and sharp comedic timing bring a unique energy to the film, making Anger a standout character. His performance not only adds to the comedic elements of the movie but also contributes to the overall emotional depth and complexity of the story. See Lewis Black's other roles

Tony Hale
plays Fear (voice)

Tony Hale as Fear (voice)
Tony Hale's performance as Fear in 'Inside Out 2' is nothing short of brilliant. His voice acting is nuanced and expressive, perfectly capturing the character's constant state of anxiety and trepidation. Hale's comedic timing is impeccable, adding a layer of humor to the character that makes Fear not only relatable but also endearing. His performance is a testament to his talent as a voice actor and adds significant depth to the film. See Tony Hale's other roles

Ayo Edebiri
plays Envy (voice)

Ayo Edebiri as Envy (voice)

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Adèle Exarchopoulos
plays Ennui (voice)

plays Valentina (voice)

Grace Lu
plays Grace (voice)

Sumayyah Nuriddin-Green
plays Bree (voice)

Diane Lane
plays Mom (voice)

Diane Lane as Mom (voice)

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Kyle MacLachlan
plays Dad (voice)

Kyle MacLachlan as Dad (voice)

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Paul Walter Hauser
plays Embarrassment (voice)

Paul Walter Hauser as Embarrassment (voice)

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Yvette Nicole Brown
plays Coach Roberts (voice)

Yvette Nicole Brown as Coach Roberts (voice)

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Ron Funches
plays Bloofy (voice)

James Austin Johnson
plays Pouchy (voice)

James Austin Johnson as Pouchy (voice)

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Yong Yea
plays Lance Slashblade (voice)

Steve Purcell
plays Deep Dark Secret (voice)

Dave Goelz
plays Mind Cop Frank (voice)

Kirk R. Thatcher
plays Foreman (voice)

Kirk R. Thatcher as Foreman (voice)

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Frank Oz
plays Mind Cop Dave (voice)

June Squibb
plays Nostalgia (voice)

June Squibb as Nostalgia (voice)

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Paula Pell
plays Mom's Anger (voice)

Paula Poundstone
plays Forgetter Paula (voice)

Paula Poundstone as Forgetter Paula (voice)

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John Ratzenberger
plays Fritz (voice)

John Ratzenberger as Fritz (voice)

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Sarayu Blue
plays Margie (voice)

Sarayu Blue as Margie (voice)

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plays Jake (voice)

Flea as Jake (voice)

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Bobby Moynihan
plays Forgetter Bobby (voice)

Bobby Moynihan as Forgetter Bobby (voice)

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Kendall Coyne Schofield
plays Hockey Announcer (voice)

Matt Lowe
plays Additional Voices (voice)

Mona Marshall
plays Additional Voices (voice)

Mona Marshall as Additional Voices (voice)

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Libi Rose
plays Additional Voices (voice)

Matthew Yang King
plays Additional Voices (voice)

Carlos Alazraqui
plays Additional Voices (voice)

Carlos Alazraqui as Additional Voices (voice)

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Pete Docter
plays Dad's Anger (voice)

Pete Docter as Dad's Anger (voice)

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Lori Alan

Lori Alan

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