Minions: The Rise of Gru (2022)

Minions: The Rise of Gru is a 2022 animation comedy film produced by Illumination and distributed by Universal Pictures. It is the sequel to the spin-off prequel Minions (2015) and the fifth entry overall in the Despicable Me franchise.

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Voice cast of Minions: The Rise of Gru (2022)

Voice cast: Steve Carell, Taraji P. Henson, Michelle Yeoh, RZA, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lucy Lawless, Dolph Lundgren, Danny Trejo, Russell Brand, Julie Andrews, Alan Arkin

  • Pierre Coffin as Kevin, Stuart, Bob, Otto, and the rest of the Minions
  • Steve Carell as Gru, a rising supervillain and the boss of the Minions
  • Taraji P. Henson as Belle Bottom, the newly-appointed leader of the Vicious 6
  • Michelle Yeoh as Master Chow, an acupuncturist and Kung Fu fighter who helps the Minions on their quest
  • RZA as a biker Otto befriends on his way to San Francisco
  • Jean-Claude Van Damme as Jean-Clawed, a member of the Vicious 6 with a giant mechanical lobster claw for his right arm
  • Lucy Lawless as Nunchuck, a member of the Vicious 6 who is a nun and wields nunchucks
  • Dolph Lundgren as Svengeance, a member of the Vicious 6 who is a roller skater
  • Danny Trejo as Stronghold, a member of the Vicious 6 with big metal hands
  • Russell Brand as Dr. Nefario, an absent-minded scientist who runs a record store called Criminal Records and eventually becomes Gru’s assistant in the future.
  • Julie Andrews as Marlena Gru, Gru’s mother
  • Alan Arkin as Wild Knuckles, the former leader of the Vicious 6

Additionally, Will Arnett and Steve Coogan reprised their roles as Mr. Perkins, a bank worker who would later become the president of the Bank of Evil, and Silas Ramsbottom, an agent who would later become the director of the Anti-Villain League. Jimmy O. Yang, Kevin Michael Richardson and John DiMaggio voiced three of Wild Knuckles’ goons.