That’s exciting news! It’s always thrilling when beloved characters return for new adventures. It sounds like fans of Moana won’t have to wait long to dive back into the world of Motunui. I bet people are eagerly awaiting more details about the storyline and what new challenges Moana and her friends will face.
Guess what? There’s going to be a Moana sequel, and it’s coming out sooner than people expected! Disney Animation dropped a sneak peek trailer for Moana 2 on Wednesday. They also showed off a brand-new picture from the movie, featuring Moana and her friends, plus a whale shark. They even spilled the beans about when the movie will hit theaters: November 27, 2024. You can check out the teaser and the new picture down below.
Disney bigwig Bob Iger said, “Moana is still super popular, and we’re pumped to bring you more of Moana and Maui when Moana 2 hits theaters this November.”
Dave Derrick Jr. is at the helm directing Moana 2. The movie’s soundtrack will feature music by Abigail Barlow, Emily Bear, Opetaia Foa’i, and Mark Mancina. Disney has also shared a sneak peek of what’s to come in Moana 2. The sequel will take Moana, Maui, and a fresh crew on a new journey. When Moana gets a surprising message from her wayfinding ancestors, she sets sail into uncharted waters of Oceania for a risky adventure unlike any she’s encountered before.
Even though a new actor will take on the role of Moana for the live-action remake, fans can still look forward to more adventures from the original version voiced by Auli’i Cravalho. Moana 2 is set to hit theaters on Nov. 27, 2024.