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'Minions' Take Spotlight in First Trailer for 'Despicable Me' Spinoff

The Minions from Despicable Me and Despicable Me 2 have become the breakout stars of the Universal Pictures/Illumination Entertainment franchise, and when that kind of thing happens, a spinoff is often not far behind. Thus Minions, a film set for next summer that saw its first trailer released Monday evening -- featuring a look at the yellow, gibberish-speaking henchmen throughout history (dating back to Pangea) set to "Under Pressure" and a focus on Stuart, Kevin and Bob; the three Minions at the center of the film.

With voice talents including Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton, Allison Janney and Steve Coogan, Minions -- written by Brian Lynch and directed by Pierre Coffin &

Kyle Balda -- is scheduled for release on July 10, 2015.

Sopranos Prequel Film Gets a Release Date and a New Title

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