The Illumination Entertainment team has done it again! We’re already hooked and we’ve just seen a trailer of the highly anticipated Secret Life of Pets.

What’s it about?

This animation focuses on what happens in the everyday life of pets when their owners leave the house and it get’s crazy! Thought your dog just runs around the house and your cat just slept the day away? Think again! They’re busy saving the world and you dont even know about it. (Read more)

The Secret Life of Pets Trailer - Illumination Entertainment

Directed by Chris Renaud (Producer  for Minions and Director for Despicable Me 2, Lorax and other well known shorts) and Yarrow Cheney (Production designer on major animations such as Despicable Me 1 & 2, Lorax and more)

The Secret Life of Pets Teaser Trailer

Release date in South Africa:

July 8, 2016

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