[Movies] Universal Sets Release Dates for Despicable Me 3 & How the Grinch Stole Christmas Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 01.15.2014
Some new projects by Universal and Illumination Entertainment…
Universal Pictures has officially announced today the release dates for several new upcoming projects including a new currently untitled animated comedy from Garth Jennings (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy), Despicable Me 3, and Dr Suess' How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
Jennings' project will hit theaters on December 21, 2016. The project is produced by Chris Meledandri and Janet Healy, and it's said to be a comedy about courage, competition, and carrying a tune.
Despicable Me 3 will be released on June 30, 2017.
The new update of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas will be new, animated version of the holiday classic. The film will be released on November 17, 2017 and will be directed by Pete Candleland from a script by Michael LeSieur. Meledandri and Healy are producing the project, and Dr. Seuss widow Audry Geisel is executive producing.