Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 is a 2015 American action comedy film directed by Andy Fickman and written by Kevin James and Nick Bakay. It is the sequel to the 2009 film Paul Blart: Mall Cop. James stars in the film as the eponymous mall cop Paul Blart. The other cast includes Neal McDonough, Daniella Alonso, David Henrie, Raini Rodriguez, and Vic Dibitetto. The film was released on April 17, 2015, by Columbia Pictures. Filming began on April 21, 2014, at Wynn Las Vegas in Las Vegas; it is the first film shot on the Steve Wynn property. It is also the first film to receive Nevada's new film tax credit. The film grossed $107 million worldwide at the box office.