Strays Movie (2023) Cast, Release Date, Story, Budget, Collection, Poster, Trailer, Review


August 18, 2023
1hr 33min
Status: released

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Strays Movie Details:

Country United States
Language English
Release dateAugust 18, 2023
Running time1hr 33min
Age ratingR
StarringWill Ferrell
Jamie Foxx
Isla Fisher
Randall Park
Brett Gelman
Will Forte
Directed by Josh Greenbaum
Written byDan Perrault
Produced byPhil Lord
Christopher Miller
Erik Feig
Aditya Sood
Louis Leterrier
Dan Perrault
Cinematography by Tim Orr
Edited by David Rennie
Sabrina Plisco
Greg Hayden
Music byDara Taylor
Production CompanyLord Miller Productions
Rabbit Hole Productions
Distributor Universal Pictures

Strays Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Will Forte as Doug, Reggie’s former owner
  • Brett Gelman as Willy, an animal control officer
  • Dan Perrault as Dr. Hagen, a doctor seen in the mid-credits
  • Dennis Quaid as a birdwatcher
  • Jade Fernandez as Ashley, Doug’s ex-girlfriend
  • Voices
    • Will Ferrell as Reggie, a Border Terrier
    • Jamie Foxx as Bug, a Boston Terrier
    • Isla Fisher as Maggie, an Australian Shepherd and Hunter’s love interest
    • Randall Park as Hunter, a Great Dane therapy dog
    • Rob Riggle as Rolf, a rude German Shepherd police dog
    • Josh Gad as Gus, a Labrador Retriever.
    • Sofía Vergara as Dolores the couch
    • Jamie Demetriou as Chester, a bulldog
    • Greta Lee as Bella, a Pomeranian
    • Jimmy Tatro as Finn the Rottweiler
    • Harvey Guillén as Shitstain, a Chihuahua.
    • Jack De Sanz as Munchkin, a Bloodhound
    • Phil Morris as Bubsy
    • David Herman an underbite pound dog


When a gullible Border Terrier named Reggie (Will Ferrell) is abandoned on the streets by his selfish and ruthless owner Doug (Will Forte), an animal-hating drug addict who never wanted him, he teams up with other strays including a street-wise Boston Terrier named Bug (Jamie Foxx), an Australian Shepherd named Maggie (Isla Fisher), and a therapy Great Dane named Hunter (Randall Park) to get revenge on Doug.

Strays Movie Budget & Box Office Collection:

Budget$46 million
Worldwide Collection$36 million

About Strays Strays Movie:

Strays is an American comedy film directed by Josh Greenbaum and written by Dan Perrault. The film follows an abandoned dog (voiced by Will Ferrell) who teams up with several strays (voiced by Jamie Foxx, Isla Fisher, and Randall Park) to get revenge on his abusive owner (Will Forte). Harvey Guillén, Rob Riggle, Brett Gelman, Jamie Demetriou, and Sofía Vergara also star.

Strays is the first live-action movie with talking animals to receive an R rating.

Filming began in September 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia, and ended in December 2021.

This is Universal Pictures’ first feature film of the 2020s to be produced in the widescreen 1.85:1 aspect ratio.

In August 2019, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller signed a first-look deal with Universal Pictures.

Strays was released in the United States on August 18, 2023, after being delayed from its original June 9, 2023 date. It received mixed reviews.