How the stars re-aligned for 'Incredibles 2,' a sequel audiences actually want to see

“Before I made films, I thought these moments would be like gleeful leaping from room to room or something,” Bird said last week, seated on a couch in a West Hollywood suite beside the film’s voice stars, Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter and Samuel L. Jackson. “But all you feel is, ‘Thank God I didn’t bone it.’ That’s really it.”