Shrek 5 movie is in the news for the last few years and yet there is hardly any official update about it. Every year we keep hearing that Shrek 5 will come out on this date and the year changes, we are now in 2021 and still, nothing is fixed about the movie.
Many of the fans have accepted the fact that Shrek 5 is canceled and there will no more sequel. But then again NBCUniversal taking over Dreamworks animation studios has changed everything and the future is totally certain. As per some reports, Shrek 5 reboot is coming soon and some say that the movie is canceled.
Shrek 5 Coming Soon or Canceled?
Shrek 5 movie is not canceled as there are actual updates and people hired to work on the movie. Michael McCullers who is known to write the Austin Powers movies has been hired to write the Shrek 5 script has revealed that the story is almost complete.
The new scriptwriter was hired to give a fresh touch to the Shrek franchise and McCullers says Shrek 5 will be a pretty big reinvention to the film series. There are some reports claiming that Shrek is canceled and there will be no fifth movie, but nothing has been confirmed till now.
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Shrek Release Date and Plot Story Updates
Shrek 5 release date is set as September 2022 as per most of the reports and it could even be delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic affecting things. It is also said that Shrek 5 will be a reboot instead of a sequel and feature the same characters differently. Shrek 5 spoilers will be out soon and some of them say that the movie will be set in modern times with Donkey and Shrek struggling to use gadgets and technology.