The author “Cheburashki” announced the official start of production of the sequel, which is scheduled to premiere on January 1, 2026.
The plot of the sequel will unfold a year after the events of the original, when Cheburashka is already getting used to her new life. However, sometimes he begins to show excessive independence or even become a hooligan, which causes fresh problems for Gena (Sergei Garmash).
In addition, some important event will affect the fate of the heroes.
According to the creators, in the sequel we can expect the appearance of not only familiar characters, but also some new participants in the story.
The second film is being produced by the team that was responsible for the first; the director is again Dmitry Dyachenko.
The original film became the main hit at the Russian box office, collecting more than 6.5 billion rubles (over 7 billion from the CIS). It was appreciated by 22 million viewers in cinemas.