Universal and Illumination have announced the title for the sequel to the animated film Minion, namely Minions 2: The Rise of Gru movie which is scheduled to appear next year, exactly 3 July 2020.
The story and the filler of this film are not yet known in detail but if it refers to the title, the Minions sequel could tell the beginning of Minions’ involvement with Gru, a supervillain played by Steve Carell.
In the first film, Gru’s character appears in the form of a child at the end of the story, after the Minionsfind and work with different bosses. However, with great surprise, the little Gru emerged with a talent as a supervillain which eventually made the Minions switch from their old boss to follow in the footsteps of Gru.
Minion is the first spinoff film from the Despicable Me franchise, which on its debut in 2015 has earned a total revenue of 1.16 billion US dollars worldwide. This became the biggest income in the franchise, as written by ComicBook.
His latest film, Despicable Me 3, also made a profit that was almost the same as the overall total revenue of all the film franchises, which amounted to 3.7 billion US dollars globally. In addition, for almost 10 years since its first screening, the film’s franchise has been popular with people of all ages. The sequel to Minions will also compete with the premiere of the film Ghostbusters and Purge the following week.