Watch the hilarious first trailer for Despicable Me prequel Minions
The first trailer for Minions, the new prequel to the hugely successful animation series Despicable Me, has been unveiled. Scroll down and click to watch it.
The trailer shows the evolution of the minions before their time with master Gru, with the single-celled yellow organisms going through a series of villainous masters, including Dracula and Napoleon, looking to find one worthy of them. They search and search before they settle on Gru, their master in both Despicable Me movies.
Among the actors lending their voices are Sandra Bullock, who voices the part of the world's first-ever female super-villain Scarlet Overkill, with Jon Hamm voicing her husband Herb Overkill. Michael Keaton, Allison Janney and Steve Coogan are also among the voice cast.
Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda act as directors on this new film. Balda steps for Chris Renaud, who co-directed both Despicable Me movies with Coffin.
Minions will be released into cinemas on June 26th next year in the UK and July 10th next year in the US.