Avatar: The Last Airbender (TV series)

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Avatar: The Last Airbender
Also known asAvatar: The Legend of Aang
Genre
Based onAvatar: The Last Airbender
by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko
Developed byAlbert Kim
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Producer(s)
  • Dan Lin
  • Lindsey Liberatore
  • Michael Goi
  • Roseanne Liang
  • Albert Kim
Production company(s)
DistributorNetflix
Release
Original networkNetflix

Avatar: The Last Airbender is an upcoming American adventure fantasy streaming television series. It is a live-action remake of the 2005 animated series of the same name.[1][2][3]

Plot[change | change source]

The series is set in an Asia-inspired world is ruined by an ongoing war. There are certain people can "bend" one of the four classical elements—water, earth, fire, or air. Aang is the "Avatar", the only one that can bend all the elements and must bring peace to the world from the Fire Nation. After finding new friends: Katara and Sokka, Aang goes out to learn the elements while being followed by exiled Fire Nation prince Zuko. He wants his father to honor him again, which is why he is after Aang.[4]

Main cast[change | change source]

Production[change | change source]

Filming began in Vancouver, British Columbia on November 16, 2021, and will last until May 2022.[14]

References[change | change source]

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  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Del Rosario, Alexandra (16 December 2021). "'Avatar: The Last Airbender': Elizabeth Yu, Yvonne Chapman & Tamlyn Tomita Among 5 Added To Netflix Adaptation". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 16 December 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kit, Borys; Goldberg, Lesley (2021-11-03). "Daniel Dae Kim to Star in 'Avatar: The Last Airbender' Netflix Live-Action Series". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on 2021-11-03. Retrieved 2021-11-03.
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  8. Peters, Megan (June 19, 2022). "Netflix's Avatar: The Last Airbender Has Reportedly Found Its Princess Yue". Comic Book. Retrieved June 27, 2022.
  9. Peters, Megan (July 22, 2022). "Netflix's Avatar: The Last Airbender Reportedly Adds Danny Pudi to Cast". Comic Book.
  10. Williams, Caleb (July 25, 2022). "Netflix's 'Avatar: The Last Airbender' Taps Utkarsh Ambudkar As King Bumi (EXCLUSIVE) - Knight Edge Media".
  11. "James Sie has been cast as the cabbage merchant in the live-action Avatar: The Last Airbender series!". avatarnews.co. July 26, 2022.
  12. Williams, Caleb (July 20, 2022). "Netflix's 'Avatar: The Last Airbender' Reunites Rainbow Dickerson With Star Kiawentiio (EXCLUSIVE) - Knight Edge Media".
  13. Williams, Caleb (July 31, 2022). "Joel Montgrand Boards Netflix's 'Avatar: The Last Airbender' as Hakoda of the Water Tribe".
  14. "Netflix's Avatar: The Last Airbender Reportedly Starts Filming In November". ScreenRant. 2021-07-18. Archived from the original on 2021-07-20. Retrieved 2021-07-20.