Latest
Mauro Ranallo Staying With WWE (June 22, 2017 10:37 pm)
Ron Howard Signs on for Han Solo Movie (June 22, 2017 10:34 pm)
Results: WWE Smackdown Live 20/06/2017 (June 21, 2017 6:20 am)
Star Trek Discovery Gets Premiere Date (June 20, 2017 11:34 pm)
Godzilla Sequel Casting Confirmed (June 20, 2017 11:20 pm)
Warcraft Director Not Hopeful on Sequel (June 20, 2017 10:48 pm)
Results: WWE Raw 19/06/2017 (June 20, 2017 6:05 am)
Results: WWE Money in the Bank (June 19, 2017 7:30 am)
Bat-Signal to Shine for Adam West (June 15, 2017 11:31 pm)
McGregor vs Mayweather is Official (June 15, 2017 10:20 pm)
Results: WWE Smackdown Live 13/06/2017 (June 14, 2017 6:57 am)

Shrek 5 Slated for 2019 Release

Shrek is still one of (if not the) DreamWorks Animation’s flagship franchises. After hitting it big with fans back in 2001, the film spawned three sequels and a Puss in Boots spin-off movie, as well as a host of TV specials.

Though news of the irate ogre has been relatively quiet in recent years, it transpires that the series isn’t done and dusted after all. According to The Hollywood ReporterShrek 5 is expected to hit cinemas in 2019, alongside an original DreamWorks films named Shadows, by David Williams and Edgar Wright.

The last Shrek film- Shrek Forever After – released back in 2010, and saw the lovable green giant caught within an alternate reality after making a dodgy deal with Rumpelstiltskin. The film was dubbed The Final Chapter in its trailers and advertisements, which does raise questions surrounding Shrek 5’s plot. Perhaps the studio is planning a prequel this time round.

Official plot details for Shrek 5 have yet to be revealed, but given each film’s dedication to the ogre’s budding family life, it’s possible we’ll see the ogre’s paternal travails with beloved Princess Fiona and their three green children. Who knows – maybe high school is afoot.

However, as theorised by Screen Rant, it’s equally possible that the film could hone in more on the franchise’s future, offering long-time fans opportunity to reminisce, whilst “paving the way for different protagonists to carry the franchise into the future.” We’ll just have to wait and see.

Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someone

Charlie is a platforming romantic from England, that still speaks in a fashion that died with the Elizabethan era. Having been gaming since the days of Crash Bandicoot, he champions the Playstation, and is only a little bit embarassed that Super Mario Land keeps spelling his defeat.

Comments