On Wednesday, an announcement revealed that the famous and well known yellow Minions and Gru from the famous franchise ‘Despicable Me’ are coming up with a public service advertisement in order to urge people to wash hands and maintain social distance to control the spread of the virus.
The animation studio behind ‘Despicable Me’ named Illumination along with the United Nations and the World Health Organization, developed this public service advertisement.
The advertisement has voiced over by the actor Steve Carell as Gru. It will also be translated into different languages, for instance; French, Arabic, Spanish, and Portuguese.
The PSA will be 1-minute-long in which Gru will encourage people to wash hands properly and regularly also he will ask people to maintain physical distance. He will urge people to find fun things such as cooking something or dancing and being nice to others.
Director-General of the World Health organization Tedros Andhanom said that in such a crucial time, people need to be provided with hope by sharing advice through different ways to protect their health.
On the other hand, Google also started the Work from Home policy and it is providing its employees with $1000 to purchase items required to work within the walls of their homes.