Avatar on Netflix: Release, Casting, Images & Everything About the Live-Action Adaptation

Published: 2023-10-18T14:20:42

Update: 2023-10-18T14:20:48

After the outstanding animated series Avatar: The Last Airbender will have rights to a live-action adaptation on Netflix. Release date, casting, first images – we’ll tell you everything you need to know about the series.

Series Avatar: The Last Airbender made history and its reputation is clearly established. Considered one of the most successful Western animations of its time, it has often attracted the attention of artists looking to adapt it to new formats. And this time Netflix won the prize.

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The Japanese anime-influenced style, charming characters, and clever balance between humor, drama, and epicness have left a huge legacy, including a sequel, The legend of Koraand M. Night Shyamalan’s less well-received live-action film.

More than fifteen years after the original aired, another live-action remake is in the works under the direction of the streaming giant. Release date, plot, cast and first images: here’s everything we know Avatar: The last air bender still.

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Is there a release date Avatar: The Last Airbender Netflix?

Avatar: The Last Airbender doesn’t yet have a release date for its first Netflix show, but the series is confirmed to hit the streaming platform in 2024.

The cast of the live-action series Avatar Netflix.

The series hero and titular Avatar Aang will be played by Gordon Cormier, previously seen in the series. Stand. The casting was generally praised, especially for respecting the boy’s age to match the hero.

Aang’s traveling companions and friends, Katara and Sokka, respectively, will be played by Kiawentiio (Beans) and Ian Ousley (13 reasons why).

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Prince Zuko, the antagonist of the series, will be played by Dallas Liu (PEN15), and his uncle General Iroh will be played by Paul Sun-Hyung Lee (last seen as Carson Teva in The Mandalorian and its by-products).

Another interesting name is that of Daniel Dae Kim (Lost), who will appear as the leader of the Fire Nation and father of Prince Zuko, Fire Lord Ozai.

Netflix has already offered us new photos of Fire Nation characters or even some of the heroes. Avatar: The Last Airbender. We see Zuko, Azula, Uncle Iroha, and many others.

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But Avatar Being generous with characters, the casting is much more:

  • Ken Leung as Commander Zhao
  • Maria Zhang – Suki
  • Elizabeth Yu-Azula
  • Lim Kay Siu – Gyatso
  • Amber Midthunder – Princess Yue
  • A Martinez – Pakku
  • Irene Bedard – Tagoda
  • Joel Oulette – Hahn
  • Yvonne Chapman – Kyoshi’s avatar
  • Nathaniel Arcand – Chef Arnook
  • Tamlyn Tomita – Yukari
  • Casey Camp-Horinek – Gran Gran
  • Meegwun Fairbrother – Avatar Kuruk
  • Arden Cho – June
  • Ambudkar of Utkarsh is King Bumi
  • Danny Pudi is a mechanic
  • Lucian-River Chauhan – Theo
  • James Sie – Cabbage Merchant
  • Momona Tamada – Ty Lee
  • Thalia Tran – May
  • Ruy Iskandar as Lt. Jee
  • Hiro Kanagawa – Fire Lord Sozin
  • CS Lee – Avatar of Rock
  • François Chau – the great sage
  • Ryan Mah as Lt. Dang
  • George Takei – Koh
  • Randall Duk Kim – Wan Shi Tong

The scriptAvatar: The Last Airbender : what will it be about?

The plot has not been revealed yet. While it’s highly likely that the live-action series will adapt all the events of the anime, nothing has been confirmed so far. Therefore, it is impossible to know whether certain arcs will be cut or not.

The original series takes place in a world where certain people can manipulate one of the four great elements: water, earth, fire, or air. But only one has the ability to master them all, and his role is to ensure world peace. Obviously, this is the Avatar responsible for the balance between the nations.

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After disappearing for years, Aang returns as the Avatar and faces a world ruled by the Fire Nation. His new companions Katara and Sokka help him master the four elements, and Prince Zuko, exiled from the Fire Nation, gives chase.

Is there a trailer forAvatar: The Last Airbender Netflix?

The official trailer hasn’t been released yet, but Netflix has already offered the first trailer revealing preview images.

So we’re given symbols for each of the four elements before giving viewers confirmation that 2024

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