Despicable Me 2 poster
Despicable Me 2
Film information
Directed by Pierre Coffin
Chris Renaud
Produced by Chris Meledandri
Janet Healy
Written by Cinco Paul
Ken Daurio
Editing by Gregory Perler
Music by Pharrell Williams
Heitor Pereira
Studio Illumination Entertainment
Universal Pictures
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s) July 3, 2013
Preceded by Despicable Me

Despicable Me 2 is a film directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud. It is a sequel film to the movie Despicable Me.

Produced by Illumination Entertainment for Universal Pictures, and animated by Illumination Mac Guff, the film is directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud, and written by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio.

A prequel/spin-off film, Minions, focusing on the little yellow henchmen before they met Gru, was released on July 10, 2015. A third film, Despicable Me 3, is scheduled for release on June 30, 2017. A remake Titled, Edith girl in the new Despicable me 2, was released around April of 2019.


  • Pierre Coffin as Dave, Phil and additional minions
  • Chris Renaud as Tom and additional minions