‘Despicable Me’ is a computer-animated comedy film franchise distributed by Universal Pictures and produced by Illumination Entertainment. The key characters include: Gru, a super-villain (who later becomes a dad and superhero), his yellow-coloured Minions and his three orphan kids, Margo, Edith and Agnes. The characters world-wide popularity began with its 2010 film, Despicable Me, and its 2013 sequel, Despicable Me 2.
The movie ‘Minions’, was released in the summer of 2015 and grossed over $1 billion, making it the 23rd film to gross over $1 billion and the 3rd animated film to achieve this after Disney’s Toy Story 3 and Frozen. The film is about the exciting adventure of the Minions, serving history's most ambitious villains and destroying all the bad guys through their ineptitude. The story picks up in 1968, where they compete for the right to be engaged by Scarlet Overkill, the first stylish and ambitious female super-villain. Baby Brands Direct is a keen distributor of Minions merchandise serving supply primarily to gift and toy retailers.