Minions 3 Release Date Announced: Illumination’s Bananas Adventure Hits Theaters June 30, 2027!

Los Angeles, California – Get ready for more mischief and mayhem from the lovable Minions! Universal Pictures is set to release Illumination’s highly anticipated “Minions 3” on Wednesday, June 30, 2027.

After the success of “Despicable Me 4,” which grossed $255 million globally following its opening on July 3, the Minions are gearing up for their next adventure in “Minions 3.”

Written by Brian Lynch, known for his work on the “Minions” and “The Secret Life of Pets” films, and directed by Academy Award nominee Pierre Coffin, who helmed the previous installments of the “Despicable Me” and “Minions” franchises, fans can expect another delightful and hilarious journey with their favorite yellow creatures.

With Coffin also voicing the iconic Minions since their debut in 2010, the film promises to bring more laughter and heartwarming moments to audiences of all ages. Produced by Illumination’s founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and Bill Ryan, known for his work on “The Super Mario Bros. Movie,” “Minions 3” is sure to be a hit.

The combined global box office earnings of the “Despicable Me” and “Minions” movies now stand close to an astounding $5 billion, underscoring the immense popularity and enduring appeal of the franchise. Illumination, with a library boasting over $10 billion in global box office revenues, continues to be a leader in the animation industry, thanks in part to its exclusive partnership with Universal Pictures.

As fans eagerly anticipate the next chapter in the colorful and entertaining world of the Minions, the upcoming release of “Minions 3” promises to deliver more fun, laughter, and heartwarming moments for audiences around the globe. Stay tuned for what is sure to be another animated blockbuster from Illumination and Universal Pictures.