The first glimpse of this long-awaited movie debuted during the 2020 Super Bowl. The official trailer garnered millions of views and of course, laughs. Now, the Minions are back and ready for mischief and more. Check out the new trailer for Minions: The Rise of Gru.
Want to know what to expect from this upcoming movie?
Well, first off, it is a prequel to the Minions/Gru saga. In the film, movie-goers will get to see the untold story of a 12-year-old Gru. In the heart of the 70s, amid a flurry of lava lamps and peace symbols, a pre-teen Gru is growing up in the suburbs. A superfan of a supervillain supergroup, the Vicious 6, Gru hatches a an evil plan to join the gang. As a result, he gets a crew of loyal followers of his own-the minions. When the Vicious 6 oust their leader, Wild Knuckles, Gru interviews to become their newest member, and of course, it doesn’t go well and Gru is on the run as he discovers just who his true friends are in the circle of evil. And of course, Kevin, Stuart, Bob, and Otto will make it their mission to save the day!
Minions: The Rise of Gru will star Taraji P. Henson, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lucy Lawless, Dolph Lundgren and Danny Trejo will voice the Vicious 6.
As a result of the pandemic, Minions: The Rise of Gru was pushed to release now on July 1, 2022. Minions: The Rise of Gru is a Illumination Entertainment/Universal Pictures movie.
Just what are fans saying on social media about the upcoming movie?
One Instagram user wrote, “CAN’TTTTT WAITTTTT.”
Another chimed in with excitement and admiration, “i love minions.”
One fan has questions about the premiere, “I would like to know which Minions will attend the Premiere?”
The post, “Yaaaaas finally, omg I can’t wait,” pretty much sums it up for us all!
Kevin, Bob and Otto are curious, sound-off below and let us know which Minion is your favorite!
If you missed the official trailer when it debuted, check it out now below.