Directed by Pierre Coffin Chris Renaud
Produced by Chris Meledandri Janet Healy
Screenplay by Cinco Paul Ken Daurio
Starring Steve Carell Kristen Wiig Benjamin Bratt Miranda Cosgrove Russell Brand Steve Coogan Ken Jeong
Music by Pharrell Williams Heitor Pereira
Editing by Gregory Perler
Studio Illumination Entertainment
Distributed by Universal Pictures
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Despicable Me 2 is a 2013 American 3D computer-animated adventure comedy film and the sequel to the 2010 animated film Despicable Me. Produced by Illumination Entertainment and distributed by Universal Pictures, both films are directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud, and written by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio. Steve Carell, Russell Brand, and Miranda Cosgrove reprise their roles. Kristen Wiig, who played Miss Hattie in the first film, voices agent Lucy Wilde. Ken Jeong, who played Talk Show Host, voices Floyd Eagle-san. New cast members include Benjamin Bratt as Eduardo and Steve Coogan as Silas Ramsbottom, head of the Anti-Villain League. The film premiered on June 5, 2013, in Australia,and was theatrically released in the United States on July 3, 2013.
A spin-off film Minions, focusing mainly on Gru's yellow henchmen before they have met, is set to be released on December 19, 2014.