Over the centuries, New York has become the world's greatest melting pot, welcoming people of all shapes, sizes and ethnicities to its crowded streets. But now the Big Apple is about to receive its most colorful visitor yet: a giant green ogre.

Yes, it's true: Everyone's favorite cartoon galoot, Shrek, will be opening the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Paramount's latest foray into the Shrekverse, 'Shrek Forever After,' will have the honor of kicking off the ninth annual movie showcase with its world premiere on April 21.
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