Danny Trejo Discusses Whether He’ll Return In The Despicable Me Franchise
Trejo voices the super-strong bad guy Stronghold in the new Despicable Me offshoot movie, one of a team of baddies apparently out to get Gru and also his minions. In enhancement to Trejo, Minions: The Rise of Gru has a star-studded voice cast including Taraji P. Henson, Michelle Yeoh, Alan Arkin, Julie Andrews, Russell Brand, as well as Steve Carell as Gru.
Minions: The Rise of Gru is the 5th overall feature film in the Despicable Me franchise. After the yellow animals’ extreme popularity in the initial two Despicable Me movies, the minions obtained their very own spinoff back in 2015 with Minions. Following this, Despicable Me 3 was launched in 2017, as well as now Minions: Rise of Gru will certainly explore Gru’s backstory. This will certainly not be the last look of Gru and his babbling minion buddies, nonetheless, as Despicable Me 4 is presently in the jobs and established for a 2024 release date.
Currently, Trejo has teased the return of his Stronghold in an exclusive interview with Screen Rant. While Trejo does not validate the return of his character, he really hopes that The Rise of Gru will certainly not be the last for his character.
No, I think he’s gon na be back. I assume he’s gon na be back, as long as he does not die.
While Stronghold is a new villain to Gru and his staff in Minions: The Rise of Gru, Trejo’s comments reveal pledge for the character as an interesting recurring role for the series. Remarkably, Trejo additionally provided a small looter regarding the new Minions film, disclosing that Stronghold survives throughout of the movie. This suggested that if there are any battle scenes during the movie that show Stronghold is beat, this can just be in the short-term. Considering that the actor verified he will not fulfill his end, Stronghold and also his fellow baddies could be a prospective threat for the Despicable Me personalities progressing.
The specific story details of Despicable Me 4 are yet unidentified, and the film’s authors are most likely toggling several possible story alternatives for the sequel. Including a reoccuring villain in Stronghold is simply one choice for the collection, which has endless possibilities while still in development. As Minions: The Rise of Gru launches this week, audiences can witness the shenanigans of Gru, the minions, Stronghold as well as his cronies, and also decide on their own whether they would certainly welcome a return of Trejo’s character.