Shrek 5 gets new release date and cast for sequel

There is a lot of expectations riding on Shrek 5 from the fans. It is expected to be a complete game changer. NBC Universal has acquired DreamWorks Animations. As soon as they did that, they have started working on releasing many animated movies.

Shrek 5 Release Date, Cast And More
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The CEO of NBC Universal, Steve Burke has revealed that Chris Meledandri is going to be taking charge of all the new animated movies. Chris Meledandri has produced blockbuster animated movies such as Minions and Despicable Me.

Shrek 5 release date

Shrek 5 Release Date, Cast And More
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As of now, there is no official confirmation about the release date of Shrek 5. However, we do know that the movie is going to be released this year. The previous Shrek movies were released in 2001, 2004, 2007, 2010. As soon as there is an official statement about the release of Shrek 5, we will make sure to update you.

Shrek 5 cast

There is still no news about Shrek 5 cast. However, we can expect the trio of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, and Cameron Diaz to be back in the movie. But, since NBC is trying to revive the franchise, we might see some changing to the cast of Shrek 5.

Shrek 5 Release Date, Cast And More
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This movie has an IMDB page and it says the movie is going to be released in 2019. This is going to be the reboot of the Shrek series. The plot of Shrek 5 and other details remain unknown to the public.

One thing is clear, that Steve has a lot of faith in Chris and believes that he can revive the Shrek franchise and other animated movies as well.

Shrek 5 trailer

As of writing this, there has been no news of a Shrek 5 trailer or even a teaser. However, for what it is worth, we will keep an eye out for it and will let you know as soon as NBC decides to release one.  Are you excited for the upcoming Shrek sequel? Let us know in the comments section below!