Minions 2: Release date in theaters, cast, trailer and more details

Minions 2:The Rise of Gru will be in theatres on July 1, 2022.

The movie is about younger Gru, a 12-year-old boy who dreams of becoming the greatest supervillain.

This is the fifth movie released by Universal Studios with Gru and the Minions franchise.

What’s the movie about?

According to Universal, the Minions 2:The Rise of Gru synopsis reads:

“In the heart of the 1970s, amid a flurry of feathered hair and flared jeans, Gru is growing up in the suburbs. A fanboy of a supervillain supergroup known as the Vicious 6, Gru hatches a plan to become evil enough to join them. Luckily, he gets some mayhem-making backup from his loyal followers, the Minions.”

“Together, Kevin, Stuart, Bob, and Otto-a new Minion sporting braces and a desperate need to please-deploy their skills as they and Gru build their first lair, experiment with their first weapons, and pull off their first missions.”

Minions: The Rise of Gru cast

Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda are the directors of the new Minions movie.

The cast has talented figures who worked in diverse awarded or popular projects.

-Taraji P. Henson


-Lucy Lawless

-Dolph Lundgren

-Danny Trejo

– Russell Brand

-Michelle Yeoh

– Dame Julie Andrews

– Alan Arkin