Kindergarten Cop 2 is a 2016 American comedy film starring Dolph Lundgren and directed by Don Michael Paul. It is the sequel to the 1990 comedy film Kindergarten Cop starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. Principal photography started in Langley and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada in 102 days from July 27 to November 6, 2015. The film was released on direct-to-DVD in the United States on May 17, 2016.
A federal agent must go undercover as a kindergarten teacher, to recover a missing flash drive from the Federal Witness Protection Program. To help him with his mission is Agent Sanders, his partner.
On June 1, 2015, it was reported that The Garden and Half Past Dead director Don Michael Paul will directing the film, and Arnold Schwarzenegger will not reprise his role as Detective John Kimble. Schwarzenegger announced that Detective John Kimble is now officially retired from being a kindergarten teacher and police officer. However, Schwarzenegger was immediately replaced by Dolph Lundgren as a new character Agent Reed. On December 21, 2015, the 25th anniversary of the theatrical release of the original film the first official photos of Kindergarten Cop 2 were released via About.