Doctor Nefario is completely and utterly dedicated to a life of evil, and is generally not comfortable around children. Minions 2 is one of the most anticipated 3D animated films with a genre of comedy that has got fans waiting for several years. The closest one is a heavy-set minion who appears in the same manner as Bob does in Despicable Me 2, in the opening and closing sequences of the menu and credits, respectively. Mark is a slim-built, two-eyed minion with flat, centre-parted hair. But soon, he hears loud noises outside; it turns out that Dru and Minions drive Gru's Airship and decides to commit crime, and Gru decides to give him five minutes and laughs sinisterly. Additionally, during the meeting, Gru finds out from Mr. Perkins that it was Vector who stole the Pyramid of Giza. Felonious Gru (simply known as Gru) is the main protagonist of Despicable Me trilogy and a minor character in it's prequel Minions.. Gru is a 50-year-old bald man who used to be the world's #1 villain. In a corner of the beach, Dru persuades Gru to commit another heist, and Gru decides to get the diamond back. He is married to Scarlet Overkill, a celebrity super villain who is widely considered the greatest one the late 1960s has to offer. Fritz shows up at the lawn asking for Gru, and Gru tricks him into holding a rocket and launching it away to explode; however, Fritz returns, telling Gru that he has a twin brother named Dru and the news about his father, Robert. They escape through some air vents and out to the main entrance (without Vector noticing) and return to the car. Herb supports his villainous wife by inventing weapons, devices and other gadgets for her to make use of during her crime sprees. With Julie Andrews, Steve Carell, Lucy Lawless, Michelle Yeoh. While attempting to do so, Pollito pecks the trigger for the rocket, sending the pair flying towards the active volcano. Frankie Fish Lips is a most unusual super villain, and one of the very few to appear annually at Villain-Con who isn't human. He disguises the two Minions in purple paint to escort his "captured" self into Eduardo's compound in a rescue attempt. And while the whole family is part of the criminal enterprise, they otherwise do actually lead a normal and seemingly wholesome family life in conjunction with their criminal activities, including residing in a very normal and quaint suburban home, and going from place to place in the family station wagon (which has New York State license plates with the I.D. (* Gru is actually his last name. However, he also said that he had no intention of giving his minions a raise, though this never caused any protest in them. Learn more... Close X. Of course, other than seeing Robert and other ancestors in Gru's family tree, we never actually get to see any members of his family, during the movie, except his mother.). To give you the best experience, this site uses cookies. Gru attempts to retake the shrink ray from Vector's lair only to be thwarted by its defensive systems, and Vector's pet shark. 24. He is dressed as policeman in Y.M.C.A. ... [Minions cheer] Gru : And once the moon is mine, the world will give me whatever I want to get it back, and I will be the greatest villain of all time! Stuart is a minion of many varied talents, but seems to serve specifically as one of Gru's infiltration specialists, and is handy with disguises and role-playing (not in the gaming sense) as well. We Love MINIONS 2 and can't wait for the movie premiere!!! Perkins surprises Gru by again refusing him the loan—claiming that while he doesn't have a problem with the plan, he doesn't want Gru to do it and he still wants a younger villain to do it. With an incredibly inventive mind and a knack for problem solving, he is still occasionally distracted by the rigors of old age, which result in his often misinterpreting Gru's requests for new weapons or devices for his despicable plots and missions...with occasional comedic effect. He keeps his grooming tools close at hand (usually in a kit, but he also uses his back pants pockets to temporarily store them while working on a client). Dec 1, 2015 - Explore Andrea Brydges♡'s board "Minion characters", followed by 787 people on Pinterest. He is being brought up in the Nelson family tradition of criminal behavior, and seems to be developing a knack for it, occasionally demonstrating quite a talent for devious behavior in spite of his general innocence. Ages: 36 months - 7 years . When Balthazar Bratt steals a huge gem, Dumont Diamond, from a ship and is about to flee, Gru and his wife with two minions arrive with their personal submarines to pursue Bratt, which change into water scooters when going out of the water. Scarlet, however, is a megalomaniac saddled with a deep psychological need to rule over all of humanity (her way of trying to block out the painful memories of a troubled childhood). Gru goes to Miss Hattie's Home for Girls, the orphanage Margo, Edith and Agnes are from, disguising as a dentist and adopts them. His birth date is also given there, in the background information, as September 28, 1960. While on the rocket, Lucy accepts Gru's date invitation before the pair dives into the safety of the ocean, just seconds before the rocket explodes. After he is gone, Valerie furiously questions which agent failed to capture Bratt, who is the criminal AVL has been long for to catch. Bob is a clever and multi-talented member of Gru's vast ensemble of minions. Gru re-adopts the girls and they settle down to live a happy life as a family. Having existed for millions of years as a race of bumbling helpers for whatever strong sinister force they could rally behind, the Minion race (Pierre Coffin) has found themselves masterless after years of failure. While Gru waits for his audience with Mr. Perkins, Vector, another villain, annoys the former by showboating and displaying his Piranha Gun. The movie has been a massive hit among all age groups because of its fun and light-hearted style. In his life, Gru has made quite a success of being a most despicable supervillain, setting his sights on really, really big capers designed to generate fear and respect. 4. news Universal Has Shifted Its Release Dates For Minions: The Rise Of Gru, Sing 2, And Wicked Adam Holmes 10M The theatrical calendar just keeps shifting. In fact, she divorced with Robert and hid the truth about having another twin son. Frankie is a gregarious super villain--he loves entertaining. He's not terribly friendly with strangers, and even can be a bit nippy and anti-social, from time to time, with his master Gru, with Dr. Nefario and the minions. A quick application of a couple of starfish (ironically, on his chest) seemed to satisfy him. Gru sees three girls, Margo, Edith, and Agnes, trying to sell Vector cookies, and Vector lets them in. See more ideas about minions love, minions, minions funny. The calendar in Gru's home is marked on the 26th with "Steal the Moon". As a rambunctious bunch of simple-minded homunculi, Minions are a similar size and shape, but have unique features to tell them apart, such as height, number of eyes, roundness or secondary features such as hair, eye/pupil size or clothing.Minions are yellow and wear black gloves, small black boots, metal goggles accommodating their number of eyes, and blue jean overall with Gru's emblem on the fronts.Minions possess … The girls brought out the good in him, and it wasn't long before Gru was not only adopting them as their new father, but falling in love with a lady spy whom the girls saw to it that he'd happily marry. Billboard's year-end top 100 hits of 1968. He's also pretty darned addicted to video games! Dumo, unfortunately, is also something of an aggressive hothead, and not terribly bright. Foiled again! Which can lead to his putting his foot right into his mouth, metaphorically-speaking. Gru singing the birthday song embarrassingly. As he lands a the nearby apron, he finds that the mansion and the apron are surrounded by and full of a large herd of pigs, and one of them keeps attacking and chasing after Gru. C'est pourquoi ils étaient chargés de travailler pour Gru au cours de leurs précédentes aventures. Bob is one of the three main characters in the films, particularly in the Minions prequel. The duo break into Salsa & Salsa after closing hours, in an attempt to convict Eduardo. In the State Prison, Mel recalls some good memories with Gru when he sees some soap bubbles on the ground and it resembles Gru's face, so he carves the mashed potatoes in the dish and when the Minions and other prisoners are having meal. Trivia [edit | edit source] Gru as previously stated is 14 feet tall. They are forced to flee when Eduardo arrives and barely escape thanks to Dave and another Minion. By continuing, you're giving consent to cookies being used. All the same, Walter loves and deeply cares about his family, and has a wonderful relationship with his wife, Madge. At the 1968 Villain-Con, the professor decided to reveal and demonstrate his new invention...going forward in time on several occasions in order to bring future iterations of himself back to that year in order to assist him with his many other experiments. With his faithful and inventive assistant Dr. Nefario, and his army of little yellow minions, he set his plan in motion... ...just as three little girls came knocking on his door, looking to sell him some cookies. Gru at first tries to shoot Balthazar but he soon finds out his gun is replaced with a water gun (presumably done from his daughters); then, he fights aganist a dancing Balthazar. While he sees the doctor freezes his left hand accidentally, he looks back and sees one of his future henchmen, Stuart, who is also looking around in the convention. Dr. Nefario disapproved of the fact that Gru's warmer side is starting to reveal itself and sent the girls back to the orphanage. Though Gru didn't attempt to stop Miss Hattie from taking them he is clearly upset about them leaving and later said that giving them up is the worst mistake he'd ever made. This unofficial fansite is managed exclusively by Despicable Me fans. Eduardo offers Gru a chance to conquer the world, but Gru makes unconvincing excuses and hastily leaves with the girls. I minions (parola inglese che letteralmente vuol dire "scagnozzi") sono gli aiutanti tuttofare di Gru. She established a villainous secret lair, in the London suburbs, cleverly disguised as her youthful dream home--a medieval fairytale castle which, conveniently, didn't stick out all that much in the English countryside. In short order, Bob manages to pull the fabled sword Excalibur from the stone, and is proclaimed rightful king of England by divine providence! She's not a very nice lady, or a very good mother, except when she's comparing others to herself. And he is every bit as inventive, intelligent and devious as Dr. Nefario and Vector. Gru only has a speaking role when he talks to the Minions in the introduction over the intercom. Such was the case with Scarlet who, by the age of 13, had built her own criminal empire. Here's the list and description of all the 'canon' characters of Despicable Me 3 ... as September 28, 1960. Nov 27, 2020 - Explore Whitney Richards's board "Gru" on Pinterest. With his pride badly wounded, Gru assembles his Minions in his underground lair. The super-smart, but rather nerdy young supervillain calling himself "Vector" stole the Great Pyramid of Giza, which made all other villainous acts pale by comparison. Thus he began a very successful career as a super villain in his own right. They pass by the plane that the Minions built, and Mel decides to follow them. While striking exaggeratedly-upset poses and waving his fake handcuffs around. Of all the minions to emerge from the ocean, he was the only one who seemed to forget the importance of wearing clothing of some sort, and emerged fully naked! All he ever wanted to do as a boy was to be an astronaut, and go to the moon. Traces of chemical scent given off by the mutagen narrow the search to the confines of the Paradise Mall. But with a mother like his, and an apparently absent father, poor little boy Gru's dreams were repeatedly crushed, setting the stage for a life of villainy. Gru and Lucy, however, have to tangle with Eduardo's pet chicken, Pollito. But Norbert, unfortunately, is an idiot. Single Woman Seeks Good Man: According to Jillian, looks aren't important to Natalie. Contrary to other evil characters, he has a genuine love for the minions and shares a great bond with them. He is rather warm with his allies, such as Dr. Nefario and also treated his Minions quite well interacting with them and calling each one of them by name (he can also understand their language) instead of just treating them like slaves. They are comedic for most of the time. At night, Gru exchanges clothes and disguises as Dru; their acts confuses Lucy and the girls. He's been in his government's service for years, protecting that gem of the crown jewels, St. Edward's Crown, as his singular duty: "the keeper of the crown". This particular Kevin appears much more frequently than his earlier counterpart...first being seen in Despicable Me 2, and then featuring in Minions as a primary character. None of those websites or graphics have made it clear that they have confirmed, with the copyright owners--Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment, that any of the material they posted is factual. Gru and his mother look on. For example, as a child he built a real rocket, although later on his minions and Nefario did most of his work instead. Showcasing this awesome set of Hot Wheels Character Cars from the blockbuster movie coming out summer 2020, MINIONS: Rise of Gru! Minions (2015) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Gru and Kyle can be briefly seen in the dog park in Washington Square Park. As he walks down, he falls to the floor as he forgot the height of the ladder. After the class, the Cookie Robots are delivered by the girls and activated. She uses it for everything from a defensive weapon to a handy apple slicer. Gru manages to restore the minions who are under El Macho's control using the awful-tasting jam infused with the antidote which Dr. Nefario made. Thankfully, her parents (Walter and Madge Nelson) are both very sympathetic and supportive, and want to see her prosper into a successful villain. He wears his hair in a straight bowl cut. Although born with his Twin Brother, Dru Gru, he was separated from Dru in since birth and stayed with his mother Marlena Gru. Gru and two Minions enter through the opening and grab the shrink ray, but as they are leaving they are sealed in by the cookie robots. It was revealed in Despicable Me 2 in a deleted scene, Gru was constantly bullied by other students for reasons yet unknown. By Reuters Staff. Then he apologizes to Dru for his attitude. He has since become very fond and protective of them. They take Shannon home, and Gru realizes he is in love with Lucy. When they return home, their daughters give them a surprise party for their honeymoon in the way of "kidnapping" them. In Minions, new Minionese words were heard from the minions, such as “Trōpa" in Tagalog and Spanish which means a group of friends. After they get off the helicopter, Gru and Dru have an argument, and Gru criticizes Dru not having a real job and leaves. They enter a huge auditorium where numerous agents gather, in the middle, Silas Ramsbottom announces his retirement and his position will be replaced by Valerie Da Vinci immediately, and impatient Valerie soon pushes him down under the podium. Gru doesn't want to, and Mel projects a slide about a collection of Gru's past featuring his villainous acts and embarrassing scene being a father. [Jerry and Stuart cheer] Gru : [to Miss Hattie] You are a beautiful woman. His personality now is heroic, caring, selfless, loving, protective, intelligent, quick-thinker, sweet, fatherly, friendly, honorable and responsible. Gru also has a tendency to say "lightbulb" whenever he has an idea. He is the adoptive father of Margo, Edith, and Agnes, husband of Lucy, and the boss of the Minions. Kevin (DM2/M... Kevin is one of Gru's most multi-talented minions and, thus, appears to hold a bit more influence and rank amongst all the minions, thanks to his historic role in leading them to a new and brighter future in the service of Gru. PerkinsEl MachoAntonio PerezScarlet OverkillHerb OverkillBalthazar BrattCliveValerie Da Vinci (formerly)Miss HattieShannon (formerly)Kyle (sometimes; formerly)Vector's Shark, Margo Gru (adopted daughter)Edith Gru (adopted daughter)Agnes Gru (adopted daughter), Despicable MeHome MakeoverDespicable Me: Minion MayhemDespicable Me 2PuppyMinionsThe Secret Life of PetsDespicable Me 3. There, at the tender age of eight, he pulled off a daring caper by snatching the royal British crown out from the clutches of the greatest super villain of the time, Scarlet Overkill, who herself was attempting to steal it for her own nefarious purposes (and he did so with the help of the freeze ray he and his mother had purchased earlier from Dr. Nefario at Villain-Con). Though he may be someone out of place amongst the many villains who show up there (either as guests, as exhibitors or as guest speakers), as he appears to be the least villainous of the lot. Officially, Gru's first name is "Felonius", as seen on the computer screen during the background check Miss Hattie conducts on him. Gru ran a Minion training session on the anniversary of the day he met the girls. She and her husband, Walter Nelson, have forged the perfect cover for their criminal activities in the seemingly clean-cut, middle-class nuclear family which they appear to be. "Curses! Gru happily greets to Dru as Dru rushes down the stairs, but he is soon shocked to see that Dru is a blond after he takes off his white hat. However, ol' Norbert would have some clothing fails again and again throughout history. And one of the world's most successful, and despicable, is Gru*. When Gru finally gets to face Mr. Perkins, he asks for funding to build the rocket which is necessary for his plan to steal the moon. The Minions join hands to form a lifeline, saving Gru and Margo. He later reunites with his family and the Minions. The untold story of one twelve-year-old's dream to … Minions is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated family comedy film, serving as a prequel to Despicable Me that explains the origins of Gru's little yellow henchpeoples. :icon307: Nice on the eyes, not harsh at all. Gru comes from a long lineage of villians as shown with dozen of statues of his ancestors in Dru's hideout. On the way home, Gru and the girls stop by an amusement park called Super Silly Fun Land, which Gru sees as a chance to abandon the girls. Binky's entire comfort revolves around his pacifier, which has a skull-shaped fob dangling from it. Of all the members of the Nelson family, he is probably the least "normal" in appearance, looking like a hulking brute perhaps more befitting the Addams Family or the Munsters than that of a traditional, late 1960s middle class nuclear family. Is this the start of a long-standing and villainous friendship? In the eponymous 2015 film, the Minions are revealed to have been around since the dawn of time, having evolved from microscopic organisms into the pill-shaped humanoid creatures they are today. Minions is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated family comedy film, serving as a prequel to Despicable Me that explains the origins of Gru's little yellow henchpeoples. They barely escape in the helicopter Lucy drives. A broken bubble from Balthazar's gum hangs Gru in the front of the ship, but the floating boat brings the naked Gru in front of a birthday party held in a skyscraper. Gru's popularity ranking on CharacTour is #65 out of 5,600+ characters. The robots break into Vector's vault by hacking open the vault's door, and weld a hole in the wall from the inside.