If you recently updated the Facebook app on your mobile phone you’ve noticed a lot of new changes. For starters the camera button is now on the top left where the messenger button used to be. These new changes also include a “Stories” section at the top similar to the recent Instagram updates. With this new update also comes the Facebook Camera Mask, sort of like the you find in Snapchat. With Despicable Me 3 on its way to theatres, you can now transform yourself into a Minion using the new Facebook camera mask!
Become a Minion with the NEW Facebook Camera Mask!
Today Facebook announced new ways for people to share creative photos and videos with Facebook Camera. Now more than ever, fans can experience immersive video and express themselves authentically on Facebook. To celebrate the launch, we’re pleased to announce that fans around the world can use & share an exclusive #DespicableMe3 Minions Mask in the Facebook mobile app. Get your groove on and try out the new Facebook camera mask and let me know what you think of your new Minion self!
Illumination, who brought audiences Despicable Me and the biggest animated hits of 2013 and 2015, Despicable Me 2 and Minions, continues the adventures of Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters—Margo, Edith and Agnes—and the Minions in Despicable Me 3. Directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda, co-directed by Eric Guillon and written by Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio, the animated film is produced by Illumination’s Chris Meledandri and Janet Healy, and executive produced by Chris Renaud.
DESPICABLE ME 3 – In Theaters June 30
Joining Steve Carell and Kristen Wiig in Despicable Me 3 is Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award winner Trey Parker, co-creator of Comedy Central’s global phenomenon South Park and the Broadway smash The Book of Mormon. Parker voices the role of villain Balthazar Bratt, a former child star who’s grown up to become obsessed with the character he played in the ‘80s, and proves to be Gru’s most formidable nemesis to date. The film will be released in theaters on June 30, 2017. The full cast includes: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier, Nev Scharrel, Steve Coogan, Jenny Slate and Julie Andrews.
Photography credit: Illumination and Facebook