Minions: The Rise of Gru is an upcoming 2021 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Illumination. A sequel to the film of 2015, Minions, and spin off/prequel to the main Despicable Me film series. The movie was originally scheduled to be released on July 3, 2020, but due to the COVID-19, it was delayed to July 2, 2021.

It will be directed again by Kyle Balda, with co direction by Brad Ableson. It is scheduled to be released in the United States during summer 2021 by Universal Pictures[1].


Plot[edit | edit source]

The film will tell an origin story of the adventures of the Minions, working for a then tyrannical leader, Gru.

Cast[edit | edit source]

  • Pierre Coffin as Kevin, Stuart, Bob, Otto and the Minions
  • Steve Carell as Felonius Gru
  • Taraji P. Henson as Belle Bottom
  • Michelle Yeoh as Master Chow
  • Jean-Claude Van Damme as Jean Clawed
  • Lucy Lawless as Nunchuck
  • Dolph Lundgren as Svengeance
  • Danny Trejo as Stronghol
  • Russell Brand as Dr. Nefario
  • Julie Andrews as Marlena Gru
  • Alan Arkin as Wild Knuckles

Videos[edit | edit source]

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Trailers[edit | edit source]

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