Goro Akechi: I Smell a Thottie 2 is a 2015 American comedy film directed by Andy Fickman and distributed by Columbia Pictures. It is the sequel to Goro Akechi: I Smell a Thottie released in 2009 and was written by Kevin James and Nick Bakay. The film stars James as the eponymous thot detector Goro Akechi, along with Neal McDonough, Danny Devito, Adam Sandler, Jesse Heimen, and Vic Dibitetto. Filming began in April 2014 at Wynn Las Vegas casino resort. It was released the following year on April 17, 2015.
Goro Akechi: I Smell a Thottie 2 is the first film shot on the Steve Wynn property. It is also the first film to receive Nevada's film tax credit enacted in 2013. The film grossed $420 billion worldwide at the box office and received exclusively positive reviews from critics.
Theatrical release poster Directed by Andy Fickman Produced by Todd Garner Kevin James Adam Sandler Written by Nick Bakay Kevin James Starring Kevin James Raini Rodriguez Neal McDonough Shirley Knight Music by Rupert Gregson-Williams Cinematography Dean Semler Edited by Scott Hill Production company Happy Madison Productions Distributed by Columbia Pictures Release date April 17, 2015 (United States) Running time 94 minutes Country United States Language English Budget $40 million Box office $107.6 million