The theatrical animated films set in the Avatar: The Last Airbender world will reportedly follow Zuko, Korra, and Kyoshi.
Paramount is going all-in on the Avatar: The Last Airbender franchise after its recent resurgence on streaming. While Netflix is adapting The Last Airbender, series creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko are developing new projects under the newly formed Avatar Studios after exiting the live-action series over creative differences.
Three Films on the Way!
It was recently announced that three animated Avatar films for theaters were in development, with the first directed by series veteran Lauren Montgomery. Following the announcement, Avatar News reported that the movies would follow Zuko, Korra, and Kyoshi. The outlet went on to share that they believe Montgomery is directing the Kyoshi film, slated for 2024, with Zuko coming in 2025, and the Korra project arriving in 2026.
Zuko is a fan favorite from the original animated series due to this character arc. Zuko also went on to appear in The Legend of Korra. The film centered on Korra is said to take place after the events of her series. Kyoshi was the Avatar from the Earth Kingdom two cycles before Aang, with a recent book series exploring her backstory. The character first appeared in the original Avatar series.
Here is the synopsis for Avatar: The Last Airbender:
With the Fire Nation on the brink of global domination, a young girl and her brother discover a 12-year old Airbender who reveals himself as the Avatar. Will this irresponsible kid accept his destiny in time to save the world?
Created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, the animated series features the voicing talents of Zach Tyler Eisen, Mae Whitman, Jack DeSena, Dante Basco, Jessie Flower, Dee Bradley Baker, Mako, Greg Baldwin, Grey DeLisle, and Mark Hamill.
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Source: Avatar News