Watch: Minions Are Back in First Teaser Trailer for 'Despcable Me 2'

March 1, 2012
Source: Apple

Despicable Me 2

While the release of the animated sequel is still over a year away, with The Lorax headed to the theaters, there's no better time to tease audiences eager for more minion action in Despicable Me 2. The little yellow guys are the only part of this teaser trailer as four of them sing a rendition of The Beach Boys tune Barbara Ann in their weird gibberish language. It looks like this trailer is really meant for 3D as well with one of the minions constantly thrusting a party blower out of the frame itself. We're still not sure of the sequel's story yet, but Al Pacino will be voicing the villain giving Steve Carell's Gru a hard time. Watch!

Here's the teaser for Pierre Coffin & Chris Renaud's Despicable Me 2, originally via Apple:

You can also download the first Despicable Me 2 teaser in High Definition over on Apple

Despicable Me 2 is directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud and written by Ken Daurio and Cinco Paul, who all held the same positions on the original film. Steve Carell is reprising his role as the despicable Gru (along with his three adopted daughters) with Al Pacino voicing his nemesis for the sequel. Plenty of minions will be back and wackier than ever with Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment bringing the film to theaters on July 3rd, 2013 in 3D, just in time for the summer holiday. Good stuff?

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  • Isildur_of_Numenor
    I love them. This song tops any song from the Alvin and the Chipmunks movies.
  • Scotty97
    Love it. 
  • Xerxexx
    That made my day. So fucking cute it makes me wanna puke. Bravo! BRAVO!!!
  • Despcable Me 2 or Despicable Me 2? Spell check is your friend
    • Boink
      Yeah, that's how my 8 year old would probably spell it.  Ethan....type out the title BEFORE you get hammered next time.
  • lane
    really dont understand why ppl like this soon-to-be series.  lazy as hell, and everyone freaks out at the cuteness.  "oh man that minion got punched!"  zZzZz
    • Traveler
      Something is wrong with you.  Just kidding! To each his own. I love the minions! 
    • Chip_Tha_Ripper
      I agree. Right after it was over I was like: dafaq did I just watch?? Maybe its just me but that trailer was put together by a 4 year old for 5 year olds
  • lane
    really dont understand why ppl like this soon-to-be series.  lazy as hell, and everyone freaks out at the cuteness.  "oh man that minion got punched!"  zZzZz
  • Klawful
    This would of been MUCH more funnier if he'd inhaled the entire party blower and started chocking on it making all sorts of funny sounds each time they give him a pat on the back. And then to finish it off, it comes out his nose.
  • Pilgrim_UK
    Come on who didn't laugh when the minion got punched. Comic Pointless violence hurrah.
  • Jackmooney9
    This teaser was really funny! One of the best teasers this year. And the punch was hilarious way to go illumination!
  • I heard we will see Minions in other colours. Maybe red Minions.... ...maybe... :)
  • SamIAm
    i want the song
  • Adadwd




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