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Valerie Da Vinci from Despicable Me 3

In Despicable Me 3, Valerie Da Vinci (voiced by Jenny Slate) takes over as new director of the Anti-Villain League after Silas Ramsbottom announces his retirement. Soon after, she fires both Gru and Lucy for failing to capture Balthazar Bratt.

Niko from Despicable Me 3

In Despicable Me 3, Niko is a young boy who lives on the island of Freedonia, where Dru also resides. He develops a crush on Margo after Lucy makes her to eat Niko’s cheese at the Cheese Festival, and soon offers a pig as an engagement gift.

Balthazar Bratt from Despicable Me 3

Balthazar Bratt

In Despicable Me 3, Balthazar Bratt (voiced by Trey Parker) is a former child star of the ’80s, who after a rough time through puberty, decides to go for world domination… putting him face to face with Gru, Lucy Wilde, and Dru. Despite his change of plans, he hasn’t changed much in the way of fashion, holding onto his big hair, shoulder pads, and parachute pants.

Dru from Despicable Me 3

Dru Gru

In Despicable Me 3, Dru is the long lost twin brother of Gru. Dru is extremely cheerful and fabulously wealthy, and look forwards to learning some supervillainy skills from Gru.

Minion

The minions are an army of mischievous creatures who do Gru’s bidding. They’re of unknown origin, although their strange appearance, odd behavior, and weird talk suggest they’re the result of a science experiment gone awry.

Vector

Victor “Vector” Perkins is voted the World’s #1 Supervillain after he steals the Great Pyramid of Giza in Despicable Me. Despite his dweeby look, Vector is a major thorn in Gru’s side. Vector’s his name because he commits crimes with both direction and magnitude. Oh yeah!

Evil Minion

These purple, furrier versions of minions make their debut in Despicable Me 2. Despite their creepy appearance, there’s something that’s very familiar about them.

Gru

In Despicable Me, Gru is a super-villian who exploits three little girls he adopted in his quest to one up his competitor, Vector. While trying to balance criminal activities with ballet lessons, he soon learns there’s more to life than world domination.

Lucy Wilde

Lucy Wilde is an agent of the Anti-Villain League who persuades Gru (i.e. uses her Lipstick Tazer on him) to assist them in fighting a new super villain in Despicable Me 2.

Dr. Nefario

Dr. Nefario is Gru’s gadget man. He’s the evil mastermind behind inventions such as the Freeze Ray and Big Blaster Cannon but only a true genius could come up with the Fart Gun and Boogie Bots.