Watch The Rio 2 Themed New Year Celebration Sizzle Reel

Rio 2 Second Teaser QuadHow’s Your Head today?Still got that hangover? Seeing in the new year in style we have  the New Year’s Eve  Rio 2 themed celebration from Rio, Copacabana  courtesy of 20th Century Fox.

Whilst in towns and cities around UK & Ireland where into the 3rd hour of the new year the people of Rio brought in the new year with a spectacular  fireworks ceremony with an exclusive medley from the Rio and Rio 2 soundtracks. In the Sizzle Reel video we get a chance to enjoy the highlights of Rio 2 themed night (or  Copacabana Réveillon) and with the first movie set around the city highlight the cities attractions (Christ, the Redeemer, Sugar Loaf Mountains and Lapa Aqueduct) it’s only right Blu, Jewel and their animated friends served as hosts.

If you really enjoyed the music from this sizzle below is 2 versions of song by Janelle Monae, ‘What is Love’.The first version of the video accompanying the song, the secondwith the lyrics so you can sing to the tune too! Below is also another chance to check out Rio 2 UK trailer and see what’s in store for our animated Macaws.

Sizzle Reel

What Is Love Music Video

What Is Love Lyric Video

Official UK Trailer

Will Rio 2 deliver the goods like the highly underrated first film? You can find out when the film flies into UK&Irish cinemas from April. The film stars the voices of Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, Leslie Mann, Jamie Foxx, Bruno Mars and Andy Garcia.


It’s a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids in RIO 2, after they venture from that magical city into the wilds of the Amazon for a family reunion. Out of his element in a land he doesn’t know, Blu must face his most fearsome adversary – his father in law – while evading Nigel’s fiendish plans for revenge.  All your favorite RIO characters are back, and they’re joined by Oscar® nominee Andy Garcia, Grammy® winner Bruno Mars, Tony® winner Kristin Chenoweth and Oscar/Emmy®/Tony winner Rita Moreno.  RIO 2 also features new Brazilian artists and original music by Janelle Monae and Wondaland.