The highly anticipated sequel film, Despicable Me 2, has released 6 more television spots from Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment. Despicable Me 2 is directed by Chris Renaud and Pierre Coffin, the sequel is voiced by Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Miranda Cosgrove, Russell Brand, Steve Coogan, Ken Jeong and Benjamin Bratt.
The official plot of the sequel follows Gru, voiced by Carell, who is no longer a villain since saving his three adopted daughters Margo, Edith, and Agnes from Vector in the first film (Despicable Me). But his calm and unexciting new life takes an unexpected turn when several of his Minions are being kidnapped and he is recruited by Lucy Wilde and Silas Ramsbottom and is taken to the headquarters of the Anti-Villain League, a society dedicated to fighting crime on a global scale. There he discovers that there is a new villain called Eduardo on the loose and because Gru was once a villain himself and knows how they think, Silas (who is the League’s head), wants Gru to help them fight Eduardo. With the help of Gru’s assistant, Dr. Nefario, his minions, Margo, Edith, and Agnes, Gru must save the world (again).
Despicable Me 2 arrives in theaters July 3. You can watch the new television spots below!