After scoring with “Despicable Me 2″ this summer, Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment will release a spin off movie starring the franchise's yellow Minions to July 10, 2015. The film…
Judging by the numbers, the 'Despicable Me' creatures' appeal is undeniable, and yet, Illumination honcho Chris Meledandri is also eager to introduce the studio's next batch of unique characters.
Universal/Illumination's endearing, if slightly less inspired, sequel finds the still-surly Gru just lonely enough to accommodate a love interest.
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Benjamin Bratt has come on to voice the villain in Universal and Illumination's movie “Despicable Me 2,” replacing Al Pacino who left the project due to creative differences. Sources say since it is…
With a little help from Mac Guff and Universal, Illumination shines
Acquisition by Universal blends American and French cultures
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Chris Meledandri's Universal-based shingle has a name -- Illumination -- and a batch of deals.