Shrek(Mike Myers) has rescued Princess Fiona(Cameron Diaz), got married, and now is time to meet the parents. Shrek, Fiona and Donkey(Eddie Murphy) set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fiona's mother(Julie Andrews) and father(John Cleese). But not everyone is happy. Shrek and the King find it hard to get along, and there's tension in the marriage. It's not just the family who are unhappy. Prince Charming(Rupert Everett) returns from a failed attempt at rescuing Fiona, and works alongside his mother, the Fairy Godmother(Jennifer Saunders), to try and find a way to get Shrek away from Fiona.