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Minions 2: The Rise of Gru- LEAKED Plot, Voice Cast, Trailer & Release Date

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Minions 2- Minions: The Rise of Gru, also known as Minions 2, is an upcoming computer-animated American comedy film created by Illumination and distributed by Universal Pictures.

For all the people who haven’t seen the first Minions movie, this one should be on your must-see list. This article will discuss the plot of Minions 2, its cast, the trailer, and the release date.

It will also explain what the sequel’s plot is and how we can expect it to compare to the first one. It’s one of the most anticipated movies of 2018. Follow CENTRALFALLOUT for more updates on television, movies, and web-series

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Minions 2 The Rise of Gru: LEAKED Plot, Voice Cast, Trailer & Release Date

Minions 2 The Rise of Gru

It is the sequel to the 2015 spin-off prequel Minions and the fifth film in the Despicable Me franchise. The film, directed by Kyle Balda and co-directed by Brad Ableson and Jonathan del Val, features the return of Steve Carell as Gru and Pierre Coffin as the Minions, as well as Taraji P. Henson, Michelle Yeoh, RZA, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lucy Lawless, Dolph Lundgren, Danny Trejo, Julie Andrews, Russell Brand, and Alan Arkin.

Minions 2: The Rise of Gru Trailer


The Minions franchise has grown into one of the biggest animated film franchises in history. And with ‘The Rise of Gru’ on the way, it’s only natural that Universal Pictures would follow suit with a sequel.

After all, the film is the sequel to ‘Despicable Me.’ This time around, the lovable misfits are set to become the ultimate supervillain! This summer, fans can look forward to another adventure with Gru and his friends.

The first trailer reveals that the sequel will take place in the same universe as the original film. The sequel is the fifth movie in the Despicable Me franchise, and it features Steve Carell as the titular character.

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Other cast members include Taraji P. Henson, Russell Brand, Lucy Lawless, Danny Trejo, Jean-Claude Van Damme, and Julie Andrews. While it’s not clear when the film will hit theaters, fans can expect a summer 2020 release.

Voice Cast

The cast of Minions 2 includes some of the biggest names in the industry. Steve Carell returns to voice the young Felonius Gru, while Taraji P. Henson plays the de facto leader of the evil group The Vicious Six.

  • Steve Carell as Gru
  • Pierre Coffin as Kevin, Stuart, Bob, Otto, and the rest of the Minions
  • Taraji P. Henson as Belle Bottom, the leader of The Vicious 6.
  • Michelle Yeoh as Master Chow
  • Jean-Claude Van Damme as Jean Clawed, the giant lobster clawed member of The Vicious 6.
  • Lucy Lawless as Nunchuck, the nun member of The Vicious 6.
  • Dolph Lundgren as Svengeance, a member of The Vicious 6.
  • Danny Trejo as Stronghold, a member of The Vicious 6.
  • Russell Brand as Dr. Nefario, an absent-minded scientist who eventually becomes Gru’s assistant in the future.
  • Julie Andrews as Marlena, Gru’s mother
  • Alan Arkin as Wild Knuckles, the former leader of The Vicious 6.
  • Additionally, RZA has been cast in an undisclosed role.

The film also features Steve Carell and Pierre Coffin as the voice artists for the various Minions. Taraji P. Henson is a standout in the film’s voice artist list, having voiced a variety of characters from the first film and reprise her role as the evil Queen Ellie.

Plot

The plot of Minions 2 is likely to follow the adventures of Gru and his lackeys after the events of the first film. This time, young Gru, who grew up in a hippie family, aspires to join the infamous Supervillains, the Vicious Six.

He enlists the help of his minions – Kevin, Bob, Stuart, and Otto – to accomplish this goal. While attempting to make his escape, Gru must rely on his minions for help.

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The sequel to the original film was originally scheduled for release on July 3, 2020, in the United States. It was originally scheduled to be released one week earlier in other countries.

However, the studio pushed back the release date due to a COVID-19 pandemic.

This delayed the release of the film for a few months. Though this is unfortunate for audiences, it is still very important to remember that Minions are only a small part of the movie’s plot.

Release Date

The premiere of Minions: The Rise of Gru is scheduled for the Annecy International Animation Film Festival on June 13, 2022.

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Due to the COVID-19 epidemic and Illumination Mac Guff’s brief closure in response to that occurrence, the film’s initial release date of July 3, 2020, was pushed back to July 2, 2021, and then to July 1, 2022.

As part of an 18-month agreement, Minions: The Rise of Gru will be available on NBCUniversal’s Peacock streaming service within four months after its theatrical debut.

The film would then be available on Netflix for ten months before returning to Peacock for the last four.

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