We can already smell the fresh popcorn! stray starring Jamie Foxx and Will Ferrell is out now, so it’s time to go to the movies to see it. But is this movie also available to stream on Netflix? Find out below.
stray is a comedy directed by Josh Greenbaum from a screenplay by Dan Perrault. Greenbaum is known for directing episodes for television shows new girl, degrees off the boat And single parent. In addition, Perrault is known as a co-creator of the mockumentary TV shows American vandal And player.
We first learned about this film when Universal acquired the rights to it in May 2021. The theatrical release was originally planned for June 2023, but its theatrical release was pushed back to August. The writers’ strike was cited as the reason for the delay. Although the writers’ strike is still ongoing and the actors’ strike is also ongoing, Universal Pictures has decided not to delay the film’s release again. Nowadays huge numbers of people flock to the cinemas to see the film.
stray is about an abandoned border terrier named Reggie who joins forces with other strays to get revenge on the animal-hating owner who never wanted him. But who is speaking Reggie? What about the other stray dogs? We revealed who is in the cast and more below.
Strays Summary: What are Strays about?
Here is the official summary about the official Universal Pictures website:
When Reggie (Will Ferrell), a naïve, unrelentingly optimistic border terrier, is abandoned on the city streets by his humble owner, Doug (Will Forte; The Last Man On Earth, Nebraska), Reggie is certain that his beloved owner will would never leave him on purpose.
But when Reggie encounters a fast-talking, foul-mouthed Boston Terrier named Bug (Academy Award-winner Jamie Foxx), a stray who loves his freedom and believes owners are for idiots, Reggie finally realizes he’s in a toxic state relationship was starting to see Doug for the heartless bastard that he is.
Determined to get revenge, Reggie, Bug and Bug’s friends are Maggie (Isla Fisher; Now You See Me, Wedding Crashers), a smart Australian Shepherd who has been sidelined by her owner’s new puppy, and Hunter (Randall Park ; Always Be My Maybe , Aquaman), an anxious Great Dane stressed by her work as an emotional support animal – together they hatch a plan and embark on an epic adventure to help Reggie find his way home …and make Doug pay for it by biting off the member he loves most. (Hint: it’s not his foot).
Cast of Strays: Who voices the characters in Strays?
As mentioned above, award-winning actors Jamie Foxx and Will Ferrell star in the comedy. Will Ferrell voices the protagonist Reggie, while Jamie Foxx voices the voice of one of the strays Reggie encounters: Bug. Bug is a street-loving Boston Terrier.
Here are more cast members and the characters they voice/play:
- Will Forte as Doug
- Isla Fisher as the voice of Maggie
- Randall Park as the voice of Hunter
- Josh Gad as the voice of Gus
- Harvey Guillén as the voice of Shitstain
- Rob Riggle as the voice of Rolf
- Brett Gelman as Willy
- Jamie Demetriou as the voice of Chester
- Sofía Vergara as the voice of Deliliah, the couch
- Dennis Quaid as himself
Is Strays on Netflix?
Unfortunately, the comedy is not available to stream on Netflix. However, there’s a chance it could make its way onto the streaming platform in the future if Netflix acquires streaming rights. That’s just not the case at the moment. For now, you’ll have to look elsewhere to watch this movie.
Where to see strays
From August 18th the only place you can watch stray is in the cinema. However, it will most likely find its way to streaming service Peacock once its theatrical window ends. We’ve seen this happen recently with other Universal Pictures films, e.g M3GAN And cocaine bear. Do note, however, that you’ll need a Peacock subscription to access the film once it hits the streaming platform.