20th Century Studios unveils the official first Avatar: The Way of Water poster and images highlighting new and returning characters for James Cameron’s sequel. Picking up over a decade after the first film, the story revolves around Jake Sully, now the avatar leader of the Na’vi Omaticaya clan, as he and his family continue exploring the alien world of Pandora. Jake, Neytiri, their children and fellow clan members will find themselves confronted with a new danger threatening their home and peaceful lives.
Sam Worthington returns to lead the cast of Avatar: The Way of Water as Jake alongside Zoe Saldaña as Neytiri, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Cliff Curtis, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Edie Falco, Jemaine Clement and Kate Winslet. James Cameron is also back at the helm for the first of his four planned Avatar sequels, producing and directing on a script he co-wrote with War of the Worlds writer Josh Friedman. Following multiple release delays, Avatar: The Way of Water is gearing up to hit theaters this December and audiences are getting an exciting new look at the long-awaited sequel. On the heels of unveiling the first trailer for the film, 20th Century Studios has revealed the first Avatar: The Way of Water poster and images. The various photos highlight new and returning characters for Cameron’s long-gestating sequel, including Jake, Neytiri and their children.
Avatar: The Way of Water given the film has remained in development limbo for over a decade since the first film broke numerous box office records and currently sits as the highest-grossing film of all-time. Anticipation was further built when the first footage for the sci-fi action sequel was revealed at Disney’s CinemaCon 2022 presentation, with the studio subsequently confirming that the trailer would premiere ahead of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Following the Marvel Cinematic Universe sequel’s record-breaking opening weekend, 2oth Century Studios has also finally released the official Avatar: The Way of Water trailer online, giving a look at the return to Pandora and teasing the underwater action sequences to come from the film. The official Avatar: The Way of Water poster and images are sure to further fuel anticipation for the sequel’s arrival, namely in its reveal of multiple new characters to the franchise.