Amy Poehler and Maya Hawke Meet Toy Versions of ‘Inside Out 2’ Characters (Exclusive)

They just have a lot of feelings — about meeting their toy counterparts!

Amy Poehler and Maya Hawke are spending time with their mini-mes, and PEOPLE has an exclusive look. The actresses recently unboxed toy versions of their Inside Out 2 characters, and were pretty excited to play with the plush and plastic Joy and Anxiety.

After showing off the Disney and Pixar toys in a mock-QVC voice, Hawke, 25, hands her costar Poehler the toy Joy. “Joy that’s you!” she says in the clip, prompting Poehler, 52, to respond, “Yay, there she is.”

As Hawke plays with a bigger version of Anxiety, she remarks, “That’s really cool. It also looks just like me.”

In the film, Poehler’s Joy is back with Sadness (Phyllis Smith) and Anger (Lewis Black), while Tony Hale steps into the role of Fear and Liza Lapira voices Disgust. Protagonist Riley is growing up and going through puberty, and making “room for something entirely unexpected: new Emotions,” according to the film summary.

Inside Out 2.


“Joy, Sadness, Anger, Fear and Disgust, who’ve long been running a successful operation by all accounts, aren’t sure how to feel when Anxiety shows up,” the summary says, teasing Hawke’s character.

Other new additions to the cast include Envy (Ayo Edebiri), Embarrassment (Paul Walter Hauser), Ennui (Adèle Exarchopoulos) and Nostalgia (June Squibb). 

Inside Out was released back in 2015, and followed Riley as she grappled with her family’s move to a new state. Her emotions — Joy, Sadness, Anger, Fear and Disgust — similarly dealt with her changing feelings from inside their control room.

Amy Poehler (left); Maya Hawke.

Jeff Spicer/Getty, Roy Rochlin/Getty

Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE’s free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from celebrity news to compelling human interest stories.

Poehler recently told PEOPLE that the new movie is “so deep” for her. “It’s like talking to your inner child, talking to you as a parent, talking to you as yourself, talking to the future version of you,” she explained. “You have to really go there. It’s really satisfying to do it.”

Inside Out 2 is in theaters in June 14.

USA won the toss and chose to bowl, South Africa gave a chance to Keshav Maharaj; See the playing XI of both the teams

USA vs SA: USA captain Aaron Jones has won the toss and decided to bowl first. USA's regular captain Monank ...

Kate Middleton’s Parents Make First Public Appearance Since Her Cancer Diagnosis

Kate Middleton’s parents, Carole and Michael Middleton, have made their first public appearance since their daughter’s cancer diagnosis. On Wednesday, ...

Billy Ray Cyrus Reveals Alleged Handwritten Note from Firerose amid Divorce

An alleged handwritten note from Firerose to Billy Ray Cyrus details the former asking the country star to "work this ...

Keith Urban Honors Nicole Kidman for Supporting Him amid Past ‘Addictions’

Keith Urban is celebrating his wife Nicole Kidman. The country star, 56, gave a touching speech in honor of Kidman, ...

Who is Haris Rauf's wife Muzna Masood Malik, a well-known personality in Pakistan fashion industry

Haris Rauf: Pakistani fast bowler Haris Rauf is in the news for getting angry at a fan. A video of ...

Travis Kelce shares go-to date night meal after revealing how much he loves cooking with Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift’s boyfriend Travis Kelce’s go-to dish to make for date night is a homemade pasta dish. mattjames919/Tiktok He’s dishing ...

Ice Cube ‘Approves’ of Drake and Kendrick Lamar’s Beef

Ice Cube is giving his two cents on the beef that has dominated hip-hop news this year. The headline-making feud ...

Former Pakistan cricketer Kamran Akmal urged BCCI to approach Zaheer Khan or Ashish Nehra for Team India bowling coach Gautam Gambhir

Team India Coach: Gautam Gambhir's name is being considered at the top for the post of head coach of the ...

hot summer season and low reservoir levels may put stress on summer crop of vegetables and fruits Says RBI Bulletin

RBI Bulletin: The country is witnessing severe heat and heatwave, due to which there is a risk of inflation increasing ...

Gautam Adani praises Manmohan Singh for starting liberalisation and ending License Raj

Manmohan Singh: Adani Group chairman Gautam Adani has praised former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Gautam Adani said that in 1991, ...

Leave a Comment