Shrek 5 is one of the most awaited movies which the fans have been waiting forever since the fourth movie released in 2010. It has been 9 years, Frozen 2 is about to release but we still don’t have any solid news on the fifth Shrek movie. But there is good news as Universal Pictures, the production house of Shrek movies has hinted about the release date of Shrek 5.
Universal Pictures has reserved a release date on September 22 for a DreamWorks movie project. It has become a trend to announce the upcoming movies in cryptic ways so that fans are hyped up from the beginning. Here are the possible release dates of Shrek 5 movie, its plot and whether it will be a reboot or a sequel.
Shrek 5 Release Date
Universal Pictures has booked three slots in the year 2022 and fans are suspecting that one of them belongs to Shrek 5 movie. The dates are 9/23/22 for the Untitled DreamWorks project, 5/13/22 & 10/14/22 for Untitled BlumHouse movie and an Untitled event on 4/16/21 & 8/12/22. Fans have taken the September 23 date as the release date for the fifth Shrek movie.
Earlier, Shrek 5 was supposed to release in the current year but NBCUniversal taking over DreamWorks Animation has changed the timeline of several projects. Shrek 5 could also come out earlier or later as DreamWorks projects have been announced for dates Dec. 22, 2021, April 15, 2022, and April 7, 2023.
Shrek 5 Plot Details: Reboot or Sequel
Shrek 5 is in works and it will come out soon but one thing no one is sure about is the plotline and other details. Chris Meledandri, the producer of Shrek movies has been handling several other projects and it can affect the Shrek movie too. It will be more than 10 years since the Shrek 4 called Shrek Forever After was released.
We're almost in 2020 and there's STILL no Shrek 5
— 🎃⚡️Darknightmare⚡️🎃 (@DCDarksky) October 18, 2019
When there's 2 months left in 2019 and there hasn't been a single trailer for Shrek 5 yet.😟 pic.twitter.com/wdFyj0J2bp
— Daddy Senpai🙊 (@CaptainHugyFace) October 19, 2019
Also Shrek 5 was supposed to come out this Year what the fuck
— Ayesha Ahmed (@ayeshaoahmed) October 18, 2019
The viewers might not recall what happened in the story and they can reboot the ogre movie with a fresh storyline. Shrek 5 could be a sequel too as they carry out the plot for his son and Shrek can become a background character.