Soul 2 is an upcoming 2022 American computer-animated comedy film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios to be distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is written and directed by Pete Docter, and co-written and co-directed by Kemp Powers. The film stars the voices of Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Questlove, Phylicia Rashad, Daveed Diggs, and Angela Bassett.
Soul 2 is scheduled for release on November 24, 2022.
- Jamie Foxx as Joe Gardner, a passionate jazz pianist and music teacher whose soul gets separated from his body after an open manhole accident.
- Ramone Hamilton as young Joe Gardner
- Tina Fey as 22, a soul with a dim view of life, trapped in the Great Before.
- Graham Norton as Moonwind, a spiritual sign twirler.
- Rachel House as Terry, a soul counter in the Great Beyond.
- Alice Braga, Richard Ayoade, Wes Studi, Fortune Feimster and Zenobia Shroff as the five soul counselors in the Great Before who are all named Jerry.
- Phylicia Rashad as Libba Gardner, Joe's mother, who works as a seamstress.
- Donnell Rawlings as Dez, Joe's barber.
- Questlove as Lamont "Curley" Baker, a drummer in Dorothea Williams' band and a former student of Joe's.
- Angela Bassett as Dorothea Williams, a respected jazz musician and saxophone player.
Additionally, Daveed Diggs plays Paul, Joe's neighborhood frenemy; Cora Champommier plays Connie, one of Joe's middle school band students; Margo Hall and Rhodessa Jones play Melba and Lulu, Libba's co-workers; June Squibb plays Gerel, a soul who meets Joe before going to the Great Beyond; and Esther Chae plays Miho, a bassist in Williams' band. Cody Chesnutt provides his vocals, from his song "Parting Ways", as a street singer with a guitar.
Sakina Jaffrey, Calum Grant, Laura Mooney, Peggy Flood, Ochuwa Oghie, Jeannie Tirado, and Cathy Cavadini provide the voices of Doctor, Hedge Fund Manager, Therapy Cat Lady, Marge, Dancerstar, Principal Arroyo, and Dreamerwind.