Mark Wahlberg will reprise his role of John Bennett, the Boston resident who owns a teddy bear named Ted, a stuffed animal who came to life thanks to a childhood wish. This will be the first time Wahlberg will reprise any of his roles, but not the first sequel for the actor. Transformers: Age of Extinction was Wahlberg’s 1st sequel.
Writer/Director/Voice of Ted, Seth MacFarlane will also return for the sequel. Actress Amanda Seyfriend had been hired for an unspecified part.
The film will be released June 26, 2015 by Universal Pictures.