"Shrek 5" confirms the return of the original cast with Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz and Antonio Banderas

Fans of the Shrek franchise will be excited to know that Shrek 5 is in the works and the original cast is confirmed to return. According to Illumination CEO and Despicable Me director Chris Meledandri, the film is in the works and negotiations with the original cast, which includes Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz and Antonio Banderasthey are underway.

meledandri said: “We anticipate the return of the cast. The talks are starting now, and every indication we’ve gotten is that there’s tremendous enthusiasm from the actors to come back.”

Shrek has been a successful franchise with four movies grossing nearly $3 billion worldwide. Fans have been eagerly awaiting the return of Shrek and his gang, and it looks like the wait for him is finally over.

The initiative to restart the franchise is already underway, although there is still no specific release date.

Meledandri also suggested that we could see another spin-off of the film franchise, similar to what fans saw with the “Puss in Boots” character. According to Variety, the new spin-off will likely center on Eddie Murphy’s lovable character “Donkey.”

Lovers of the Shrek film franchise are excited by the news that Shrek 5 is in the works and that the original cast is back. With Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz and Antonio Banderas as part of the cast, the fifth movie is sure to be just as fun and exciting as the previous ones. oh