Despicable Me is an animated movie series by Universal Pictures. Total three movies released so far in the theaters, and viewers gave so much love to it. The critics have also praised the series, especially for the animation. The films tell the story of Gru, who is a super-villain who later becomes a good man. A prequel movie was also released earlier titled Minions, and next year we will get its sequel titled Minions: The Rise of Gru.
So, its been three years, when the third part of Despicable Me released. Now fans are asking if they will get Despicable Me 4 or not. Below is everything which you should know about it:
Is Despicable Me 4 Happening?
So we have a piece of very good news for all of the fans as the fourth part of Despicable Me is officially happening. It was expected as the third part ended in a way leaving possibilities for its sequel. Also, the third part earned over $1 billion at the global box office. So it is excellent news for the fans as they will get a new part of the animated movie.
So the news of Despicable Me 4 was confirmed by Illumination’s CEO Chris Meledandri during an interview back in 2017. He claimed that a Despicable Me 4 is in development.
Potential Release Date For Despicable Me 4
Reportedly, the work on Despicable Me 4 is still ongoing. The production can take more time to complete due to the ongoing pandemic situation, as per the sources. The animation process also takes more time to complete. But we cannot expect it to release soon. The gap between Despicable Me 2 and 3 is 4 years.
So, the fourth part will also take a longer time to release. A specific date is still not confirmed for it. But we are expecting it to release in 2022, as per the sources.
Voice Cast For Despicable Me 4
These stars can return to lend their voices to their respective characters:
- Steve Carell as Gru
- Kristen Wiig as Lucy
- Miranda Cosgrove as Margo
- Dana Gaier as Edith
- Nev Scharrel as Agnes
- Russell Brand as Dr. Nefario
- Pierre Coffin as Minions
- Frank Welker as Kyle
- Jason Isaacs as Dastardly