Netflix Announces Full Cast of 'Avatar: The Last Airbender'

The live-action series features George Takei, Arden Cho and more.

Entertainment
27,850 Hypes 7 Comments

The full cast for the upcoming highly-anticipated live-action Avatar: The Last Airbender on Netflix has officially been revealed.

The streaming giant has announced 20 new additions in the cast including legends like George Takei, alongside Utkarsh Ambudkar, Arden Cho, Dann Pudi and more. Those playing the titular characters in the Water Tribe include Amber Midthunder as Princess Yue, A Martinez as Pakku the waterbending master of the Norther Water Tribe, Irene Bedard as Yagoda the empathetic healer, Joel Oulette as Hahn, Nathaniel Arcand as Chief ARnook and Meegwun Fairbrother as Avatar Kuruk, a previous Avatar who has a haunted past.

The Earth Kingdom characters include Cho as June, the bounty hunter, Ambudkar as King Bum, Pudi as the mechanist, Lucian-River Chauhan as Teo and James Sie as the cabbage merchant. The list goes on with Fire Nation characters taht include Momona Tamanda as Ty Lee, Thalia Tran as Mai, Ruy Iskander as Lt. Jee, Hiro Kanagawa as Fire Lord Sozin, C.S. Lee as Avatar Roku, François Chau as the Great Sage and Ryan Mah as Lt. Dang. Rounding out the cast is Takei as the voice of Koh, the ancient, predatory spirit and Randall Duk Kim who is set to voice Wan Shi Ton, the Spirit of Knowledge who appears as an owl.

Variety reports that the main cast was previously announced to include Goron Cormier as Aang, Kiawentiio as Katara, Ian Ousley as Sokka, Dallas Liu as Zuko, Elizabeth Yu as Azula, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee as Iroh, and Daniel Dae Kim as Fire Lord Ozai. The live-action adaptation is derived from the hit animated Nickelodeon series of the same name. The Netflix series is executive produced by showrunner Albert Kim, Rideback’s Dan Lin and Lindsey Liberatore, and Michael Goi.

The live-action series is expected to arrive on Netflix in 2023.

Elsewhere in entertainment, Netflix’s The Playlist tells the story behind the creation of Spotify.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

First 'Avatar' Film Announced to Center Around Aang and Friends
Entertainment

First 'Avatar' Film Announced to Center Around Aang and Friends

Gaang gaang!

Watch the First Full 'Avatar: The Way of Water' Trailer
Entertainment

Watch the First Full 'Avatar: The Way of Water' Trailer

The James Cameron-directed sequel arrives on December 16.

Paramount, Nickelodeon Announce Three New Animated 'Avatar' Films
Entertainment

Paramount, Nickelodeon Announce Three New Animated 'Avatar' Films

‘The Last Airbender’ creators Bryan Konietzko and Michael DiMartino will serve as producers.


Watch the Final Trailer for 'Avatar: The Way of Water'
Entertainment

Watch the Final Trailer for 'Avatar: The Way of Water'

Premiering in theaters on December 16.

The Air Jordan 1 Utility Shines in "Neutral Olive"
Footwear

The Air Jordan 1 Utility Shines in "Neutral Olive"

Part of Jordan Brand’s Fall offerings.

Laurie Strode Will Make Sacrifices to Stop Michael Myers in Final 'Halloween Ends' Trailer
Entertainment

Laurie Strode Will Make Sacrifices to Stop Michael Myers in Final 'Halloween Ends' Trailer

Hitting theaters in October.

How Do We Design For A Solar-Powered Future?
Design

How Do We Design For A Solar-Powered Future?

An exhibition at Rotterdam’s Het Nieuwe Instituut proposes some solutions.

Anya from 'Spy x Family' Appears on Massive 3D Billboard in Shinjuku
Entertainment

Anya from 'Spy x Family' Appears on Massive 3D Billboard in Shinjuku

Promoting the October Season 2 premiere.

Lyrical Lemonade's Nike Air Force 1 Receives Release Date
Footwear

Lyrical Lemonade's Nike Air Force 1 Receives Release Date

“Think deep, don’t sink. Just do it.”


Nike Dunk Low "Team Red" Arrives With Gold Accents
Footwear

Nike Dunk Low "Team Red" Arrives With Gold Accents

Fit for a champ.

MIDNIGHT ART DEPT. Readies a Tribute to David Bowie
Fashion

MIDNIGHT ART DEPT. Readies a Tribute to David Bowie

Celebrating the British artist’s eclectic history.

Christian Dior SS23 Serves Baroque Grunge on the Parisian Runway
Fashion

Christian Dior SS23 Serves Baroque Grunge on the Parisian Runway

Maria Grazia Chiuri leans into the rebellious fashion of the Baroque period to inform the SS23 collection.

Snoop Dogg and DJ Drama Announce New 'Gangsta Grillz' Project 'I Still Got It'
Music

Snoop Dogg and DJ Drama Announce New 'Gangsta Grillz' Project 'I Still Got It'

Dropping in October 2022.

Daniel Lee Officially Replaces Riccardo Tisci as Chief Creative Officer of Burberry
Fashion

Daniel Lee Officially Replaces Riccardo Tisci as Chief Creative Officer of Burberry

Confirmed after Tisci showed his final collection for SS23.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Looks like you’re using an ad-blocker

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. Support us by whitelisting our site.

Whitelist Us

How to Whitelist Us

screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Under “Pause on this site” click “Always”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock Plus icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Block ads on – This website” switch off the toggle to turn it from blue to gray.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlocker Ultimate icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Switch off the toggle to turn it from “Enabled on this site” to “Disabled on this site”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the Ghostery icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the “Ad-Blocking” button at the bottom. It will turn gray and the text above will go from “ON” to “OFF”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the UBlock Origin icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the large blue power icon at the top.
  3. When it turns gray, click the refresh icon that has appeared next to it or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the icon of the ad-blocker extension installed on your browser.You’ll usually find this icon in the upper right-hand corner of your screen. You may have more than one ad-blocker installed.
  2. Follow the instructions for disabling the ad blocker on the site you’re viewing.You may have to select a menu option or click a button.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.