According to Deadline, ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’, distributed by Paramount Pictures, has surpassed $400 million at the global box office. As of Tuesday, ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ has grossed $190.6 million in Northern America and a total of $400 million worldwide.
It is currently ranked eighth at the box office among films released worldwide in 2022, and the total box office will trend upward as the film will be released in Japan and Hong Kong, China.
So far, the top five overseas markets for ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ are the UK ($34.3 million), Mexico ($22.1 million), France ($17.3 million), Australia ($16.6 million) and Brazil ($12 million).
Marc Weinstock, president of global marketing and distribution for Paramount, said, “It’s exciting for our producers and partners to bring joy to everyone with a family film like ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’.”
Daria Cercek, Co-President of Paramount Pictures Group, added, “This milestone shows that audiences are hungry for family-friendly movies. We can’t wait to further expand the Sonic universe and bring fans even more exciting stories with the next film and the upcoming Paramount+ series.”
Sonic the Hedgehog 2′ game ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ adaptation of the sequel, about the supersonic ability of Sonic the Hedgehog in the Earth to live a stable life, Dr. Ivo Robotnik and brought a new enemy Knuckles, Sonic launched a confrontation with Knuckles.
The action-packed sci-fi film, directed by Jeff Fowler and starring the voice of Ben Schwartz, James Marsden, Tika Sumpte and Jim Carrey, opens in Northern America on April 8, 2022.