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The Minions Get Fast and Furious in ‘Despicable Me 2′

The spring 2013 season of movies in the Parc concluded last weekend with Despicable Me”. It drew the 3rd largets crowd since Downtown Lafayette Unlimited began the event 7 years ago. ‘Despicable Me 2‘ is in the works, and Universal has released a new clip, In which Steve Carell‘s villainous Gru character and his companion  get a little help from the minions. Her character is voiced by Kristen Wiig. The yellow guys get into some hijinks behind the wheel of a car. Vin Diesel, needs to beon his toes! The minions may be out to take his ‘Fast and Furious’ job.

The first installment of “Despicable Me” earned Universal $540 million in box office. The sequel may top that.

It features an all-star voice cast, including Carell, Wiig, Russell Brand, Miranda Cosgrove, Steve Coogan, Ken Jeong, and Benjamin Bratt, ‘Despicable Me 2′ is slated for a July 3rd premiere.

Here’s the official synopsis:

Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s worldwide blockbuster, ‘Despicable Me,’ delighted audiences around the globe in 2010, grossing more than $540 million and becoming the 10th-biggest animated motion picture in U.S. history. In Summer 2013, get ready for more minion madness in ‘Despicable Me 2.’ Chris Meledandri and his acclaimed filmmaking team create an all-new comedy animated adventure featuring the return of Gru (Steve Carell), the girls, the unpredictably hilarious minions…and a host of new and outrageously funny characters.


Maybe we’ll be enjoying this one at Parc International in a couple years…










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