Steve Carell To Return As Gru In Minions: The Rise of Gru

Minions: The Rise of Gru

One of the greatest hits of all time Minions, which was released in 2015 is back again with its sequel Minions: The Rise of Gru. The Movie will be premiered on 1 st July 2022. The yellow-colored creatures were most loved by the kids.

Cast and Crew

The main character of Felonius Gru will be played by Steve Carell while the role of minions will be characterized by Pierre Coffin. Taraji P Henson will play the character of Belle Bottom. Michelle Yeoh will be playing Master Chow while the role of Stronghold will be portrayed by Danny Trejo. Lucy Lawless will be playing the role of Nunchuk whereas Dolph Lundgren will be characterizing the role of  Vengeance. The role of Jean Clawed will be played by Jean-Claude Van Damme while Russell Brand will be playing the character of Dr. Nefario. Alan Arkin and Julie Andrews will be playing the role of Wild Knuckles and Marlena Gru respectively. And the role of Kyle Gru will be played by Frank Welker.

Kyle Balda, who in past was co-director of the film Minions, is the director of the movie

When will Minions: The Rise of Gru be released?

The release of Minions Sequel. which was scheduled on 2 July 2021 and then shifted gradually to 3 March 2021 suffered delays due to the ongoing pandemic. Now as the condition has improved the movie will finally be premiered on 1 July 2022. However, it will be released in different countries on different dates. Read further to know the release date in your country.

In Australia, it will release on June 16, 2022, while in Portugal, Russia, and Slovakia it will be released on June 30, 2022. In countries like Argentina, Bulgaria, Brazil, Chile, Canada, Germany, France, UK, Indonesia, Ireland, Iceland, Japan, Singapore, and Turkey it will be premiered in the month of July. While in countries like Lithuania, Sweden, and the USA it will be released on July 1, 2022.

The storyline of Minions: The rise of Gru

The storyline of the movie Minions is centered around twelve – year child, who dreams to become one of the greatest villains of the world and the movie depicts the attempts of this child to become a part of the Vicious 6, a cluster of villains. In short, the story describes the rise of this child as a bad guy with his superpowers and will also portray his friendship with the little yellow-colored minions. The story of this movie initiates with the previous part Minions, where the little yellow minions left the place. As displayed in the previous part, after the sudden passing away of their head Scarlett Overkill, the minions were on a trip to search for their new boss and discovered that their head was still alive and was trying to steal the crown from the Queen of England. In spite of teaming up with their boss Scarlett, the minions were influenced by Gru, a 12-year old child, and assist him in becoming one of the greatest villains of all time.

It will be quiet exciting to watch the sequel of Minions, which was already a superhit back in 2015.


Sayed is one of the authors who has been a part of Doms2Cents from the very beginning. He has expertise in comic books and is a huge Marvel fan. He has been working as a freelancer since 2019 and has now become an expert in the field and is a senior author at Doms2Cents.

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