George of the Jungle 2 (film) A sequel to the 1997 film. George’s scheming mother-in-law, Beatrice Stanhope, teams with Ursula’s ex-fiancé Lyle to hypnotize Ursula into leaving George, so they can turn the jungle to mulch. George and his animal pals must travel to Las Vegas to rescue Ursula before returning to the jungle to stop the bulldozers. Directed by David Grossman. Released direct-to-video on October 21, 2003. Stars Christopher Showerman (George), Thomas Haden Church (Lyle Van de Groot), Julie Benz (Ursula), Christina Pickles (Beatrice Stanhope), Kelly Miller (Betsy), Angus T. Jones (George Jr.), John Cleese (Ape). Based on characters created by Jay Ward. Filmed on location in Queensland, Australia.