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Trivia / Rio 2

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  • All-Star Cast:
  • The Cast Show Off: Bruno Mars and Kristin Chenoweth get some elaborate singing numbers as their characters.
  • The Danza:
    • Janelle Monáe cameos as the veterinarian Dr. Monae.
    • Philip Lawrence as Felipe, the head Red Macaw.
  • Real-Life Relative: Zoe Mora, Eva's Latin American Spanish voice actress, is the daughter of Blu's LA voice actor, Moisés Iván Mora.
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  • Franchise Killer: Rio 2 became a box office success upon release, but the film's mixed reviews caused the third movie to enter Development Hell.
  • What Could Have Been:
    • Roberto was originally going to be a tough, intimidating bird. His parts were rewritten after Bruno Mars was cast.
    • Fernando was originally going to join Tulio and Linda on their expedition, even finding the blue macaw feather. Also, the trio would have encountered a native Amazonian tribe, who would end up pointing the way.
    • An early plot draft involved Bia becoming afraid to fly after accidentally embarrassing herself during her first attempt.


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