Johnny English Reborn. Johnny English (Rowan Atkinson). Copyright: Working Title Films.

Johnny English Reborn

2011 British comedy film about a rubbish spy. Stars Rowan Atkinson, Gillian Anderson, Dominic West, Rosamund Pike, Daniel Kaluuya and others.

Johnny English Reborn. Johnny English (Rowan Atkinson). Copyright: Working Title Films.

Johnny English Reborn

Film sequel starring Rowan Atkinson as the bumbling MI7 agent Johnny English, now on the trail of a secret organisation dubbed Vortex

Genre
Film
Released
2011
Starring
Rowan Atkinson, Gillian Anderson, Dominic West, Rosamund Pike, Daniel Kaluuya, Richard Schiff, Tim McInnerny, Pik Sen Lim and others
Writer
Hamish McColl
Director
Oliver Parker
Producers
Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Chris Clark, Ronaldo Vasconcellos, Debra Hayward, Liza Chasin and William Davies

Former MI7 agent Johnny English, decommissioned after an assassination in Mozambique some 5 years previously, is called back into service when a CIA contact warns of a plot to kill the Chinese Premier at an Anglo-Chinese summit - and he'll only talk to Johnny.

Arriving in Hong Kong, English is warned by CIA agent Fisher that he is one third of a criminal group called Vortex, each of whom hold part of a key to access a secret weapon.

As Johnny and his intelligent but junior partner, agent Tucker, track the other members of Vortex and their keys acros the globe, they face framing and ostracism from within MI7 itself, a behavioural psychologist, mind control drugs, double-crossing - and an elderly Chinese lady with a penchant for cleaning.

Will Johnny and Tucker make it through the mission alive? Will they save the Chinese Premier? Just who is the vole within MI7 - and will Johnny get the girl?

Production Details

Tagline
A little intelligence goes a long way
UK certificate
PG
Duration
101 minutes
Release date
Friday 7th October 2011
Premiere
Sunday 2nd October 2011
Production company
Also known as
  • Johnny English 2
Laugh track
None

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Broadcast details

Last repeat
Tuesday 25th December 2018 at 3:35pm on ITV2

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