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Universal Releases New Clip for Despicable Me 2

Universal has just released a brand new clip from the much-awaited CG animated comedy sequel, Despicable Me 2, which features the return of Gru, the girls, and the yellow, cuddly fan favorite, the Minions. The sequel features Gru being kidnapped by the Anti-Villain League and recruited in a campaign to defeat a new super villain. […]

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Despicable Me Director Launches IndieGogo Campaign for New Game

Veteran animation director Lionel Gallat, whose previous works include Despicable Me, Flushed Away, and The Lorax, has just launched a new IndieGogo crowdfunding campaign for a new game titled Ghost of a Tale. People who are cautious when donating to a crowdfunding campaign don’t have to worry, as Gallat has already done much of the […]

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Sandra Bullock Will Be the Villain in the Despicable Me Spin-Off

Universal’s upcoming Despicable Me spin off, Minions, has just added an A-lister to its voice cast, as Sandra Bullock has been confirmed to be voice actress for the movie’s main villain. In Minions, Bullock’s character will be a villain named Scarlet Overkill, who is hellbent on world domination, which isn’t that noteworthy considering Despicable Me’s […]

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Illumination Partners with Fuji TV

Illumination Entertainment, which is the studio responsible for Despicable Me and The Lorax, has recently announced their partnership with leading Japanese Broadcaster Fuji TV. Their partnership deal will bring together the creative expertise of Fuji TV’s senior managing director Chihiro Kameyama and Illumination’s CEO and founder Chris Meledandri.

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Universal’s Minions Movie Gets a Release Date

Minion fans rejoice! The cute yellow little henchmen from Despicable Me will finally get their own spin-off movie on December 19, 2014. They will finally have an entire full length feature to themselves, to spend as they wish. Most likely, the minions will use all of their screen time to slapfight and bicker amongst themselves.

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Steve Carrell to Produce Animated Movie with Warner Bros

Steve Carrell is not new to animated feature films, having lended his voice to movies such as Despicable Me and Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who!, but the comedic actor plans to take things one step further as he plans to produce a new animated movie for Warner Bros. using his Carousel Productions.

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Illumination’s New Take on Woody Woodpecker Gets Writers

Illumination Entertainment has recently announced that their proposed Woody Woodpecker feature has just signed pair of writers: John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky.

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Despicable Me 2 Locked and Loaded

It’s one of the most adorable CG animated films of 2010, and it didn’t came from Pixar – Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me is now ready to give you another dose of fun, family-friendly experience as Gru, together with Margo, Edith, Agnes and a truckload of cute yellow minions return in Despicable Me […]

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Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2 in theaters July 3rd 2013

Universal Pictures unveils plans to release Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2 on July 3, 2013, per Coming Soon. The movie is a sequel to Illumination’s CG animated 3D movie Despicable Me, which opened July 9, 2010. Last summer, Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment teamed on a memorable CG animated project filled with delightful little yellow […]

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Black Eyed Peas, Jaden Smith, Jason Segel, and Victoria Justice join Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards

In less than two weeks, Jack Black will take the stage as the host of Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards. The annual slime-fest is going all out this year (just like every year) bringing in a number of special guests including: Jason Segel, Russell Brand, Josh Duhamel, Damon Wayans, Jaden Smith, Sofia Vergara, Jane Lynch, […]

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2011 Kids Choice Awards hit Nickelodeon April 2nd

With less than two months to go before things reach slime-time, Nickelodeon is getting everything ready for the 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards. The curtain rises (and slime falls) on Saturday, April 2nd, at 8pm. Kung Fu Panda’s Jack Black returns to host his third Kids’ Choice show, having previously hosted in 2006 and 2008. The […]

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Despicable Me’s Minions and the Despicable Banana

Of all the animated films to hit theaters in the past few years, there are a rare few where the audience is as intrigued by the main characters as they are with the secondary characters. Lion King’s Timon and Pumba are good examples, as are the teams of penguins and monkeys from the Madagascar franchise. […]