The Despicable Me Series has been a great success throughout the world. Minions: The Rise of Gru which is a spinoff of the Despicable Me series is all set to come back with its own sequel.
The Movie directed by Kyle Balda along with co-directors Brad Abelson and Jonathan del Val was scheduled to be released on July 3, 2020.
Minions: The Rise of Gru Release Date
The 3-D Computer Animated comedy film is being produced by Chris Meledandri, Janet Healy, Chris Renaud, and Illumination and is distributed by Universal Pictures was actually going to release this very year but due to Coronavirus pandemic, the makers rescheduled the release date and now the movie will hit the theatres on July 2, 2021. Chris Meledandri, founder and CEO of Illumination, commented:
“While we all grapple with the enormity of this crisis, we must put the safety and protection of our employees above all. We look forward to finding a new release date for the return of Gru and the Minions.”
Characters who will be back
Fans will get to hear a few of the familiar voices as some voices from the previous movie will be back like, Pierre Coffin as Kevin, Stuart, Bob, Otto, and the Minions, Steve Carell as Felonious Gru, Russell Brand as Doctor Nefario and Julie Andrews as Marlena Gru.
Some new voices will also join the cast, means there will be some newcomers as well, Taraji P. Henson as Belle Bottom, Michelle Yeoh as Master Chow, Jean-Claude Van Damme as Jean Clawed, RZA, Lucy Lawless as Nunchuck, Dolph Lundgren as Vengeance, Danny Trejo as Stronghold and Alan Arkin as Wild Knuckles.
The story of the upcoming movie revolves around the growth of a corrupt Gru in the suburbs of 1970. The movie will show how Gru tries to be part of Vicious Six and plan does not go well and Gru ends up stealing from them which makes him their mortal enemy and this is how story goes.
For the quick glimpse of the story, go and watch the trailer on Youtube.