When Shrek was released back in the year 2001, it forever transformed the landscape of animated films. It put a twist on the fairytale format with outrageous trope-smashing characters, a catchy soundtrack, and a wonderful message of self-discovery. With wacky trope-smashing characters, a series of catchy songs, and a lovely message of self-discovery and self-love, the movie laid a twist on the normal fairytale structure.
It was an excellent blend of humorous adult comedy and provided a family-friendly atmosphere. The long-awaited fifth Shrek film is still in the works, but certain facts have been verified. Here is everything we currently know about it.
Release Date of Shrek 5?
The film was initially scheduled to be released in late 2020, but filming was not foreseen to begin until then, making the release date to be possible in 2021 more likely. Due to restrictions of COVID-19, production for the movie is yet to begin, hence pushing back the release date yet further to suit a busy animated schedule.
It’s appearing more and more likely that if the picture doesn’t start shooting until 2021, it won’t get released until the next year, that is, 2022. With the constant change in release date, it’s tough to determine whether or not the interest of fans would continue to grow for the picture.
Who Are in the Cast of Shrek 5?
Since the release of the 1st movie in the Shrek series, in 2010, the original cast members are eagerly anticipating the continuation of Shrek, with Fiona, Donkey, and the rest of the Duloc Kingdom’s colorful inhabitants. Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, and Cameron Diaz have all declared that they will shoot another film in the Shrek series as soon as it is available, which is a huge commitment for actors as they have waited a decade for fulfilling their wish of continuing the act in the Shrek film series.
Fans Still Don’t Know Much About Shrek 5!
Though a few tempting pieces of information about Shrek 5 have been revealed long enough to have the rumors going on during the recent years, there is still a lot about the upcoming project that is unknown. Many are speculating that this could be due to internal conflicts between the creative team developments, which would explain why nothing definite has appeared till now.
More information should be made available to the general public to rekindle interest in the movie franchise. Otherwise, it risks not being appropriately marketed, and a once-loved series of films that burst onto the scene with a bang may fade away with just murmurs left behind.