Twilight Sparkle's Retro Media Library
Twilight Sparkle's Retro Media Library


Get ready for Thirds -- the greatest fairy tale never told continues with a whole new hilarious comedy of royal proportions. When his frog-in-law suddenly croaks, Shrek embarks on another whirlwind adventure with Donkey and Puss In Boots to find the rightful heir to the throne. Everyone's favorite cast of characters is back, along with a magical misguided Merlin, an awkward Arthur, a powerful posse of princesses, and a bundle of unexpected arrivals. Only Shrek can tell a tale where everyone lives happily ever laughter!


  • Mike Myers - Shrek
  • Eddie Murphy - Donkey
  • Cameron Diaz - Princess Fiona
  • Antonio Banderas - Puss in Boots
  • Justin Timberlake - Arthur "Artie" Pendragon
  • Rupert Everett - Prince Charming
  • Eric Idle - Merlin
  • Julie Andrews - Queen Lillian
  • John Cleese - King Harold
  • Conrad Vernon - Gingerbread Man, Rumpelstiltskin, Headless Horseman
  • Cody Cameron - Pinocchio, the Three Little Pigs, Ogre Triplets and Bohort
  • Larry King - Doris the Ugly Stepsister
  • Christopher Knights - The Three Blind Mice
  • Amy Poehler - Snow White
  • Maya Rudolph - Rapunzel
  • Amy Sedaris - Cinderella
  • Aron Warner - Big Bad Wolf
  • Cheri Oteri - Sleeping Beauty
  • Ian McShane - Captain Hook
  • Susanne Blakeslee - Wicked Queen
  • Regis Philbin - Mabel the Ugly Stepsister
  • Mark Valley - Cyclops
  • Chris Miller - Puppet Master
  • Seth Rogen - Ship Captain
  • Tom Kane - Guard #1
  • Kari Wahlgren - Old Lady
  • John Krasinski - Lancelot

In Other Languages

Language Title
French Shrek le Troisième
Spanish Shrek Tercero
Portuguese Shrek Terceiro
Japanese シュレック3
Chinese 史瑞克三世
Korean 슈렉 3
Thai เชร็ค 3

Production timeline

  • May 1, 2005: Shrek 3, the working title for Shrek the Third, was slated for its final release date of May 18, 2007. Justin Timberlake was also cast to play King Arthur's nephew.
  • 2006: The film's plot was unveiled online.

Release timeline

December 15, 2006 Teaser trailer
February 20, 2007 Theatrical trailer
May 18, 2007 Original theatrical
November 13, 2007 DVD and HD DVD
September 23, 2008 Blu-ray Disc
November 20, 2009 Terrestrial television (ABC)
April 10, 2010 Cable television (TBS)

This film contained trailers for films like Bee Movie, Sony Pictures Animation's Surf's Up, and Disney/Pixar's Ratatouille.

Home video timeline




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