A new trailer and poster for Raya and the Last Dragon is here, and the trailer looks absolutely epic.
A teaser trailer was released a few months ago, but this new one shows off Disney’s expectedly beautiful animation, has a solid song choice, and gives us an idea of what the story will be. In short, it looks like large-scale, fire-breathing family fun.
Raya and the Last Dragon Official Trailer
I’m happy it appears Raya will have a more action-oriented focus while still making room for humor and heart-tugging moments. The dragon design is eye-catching and distinct, and the cast sounds well-suited to their characters. All in all, Raya and the Last Dragon looks like an epic serving of family fantasy fun that will ignite theater screens and Disney Plus accounts simultaneously on March 5, 2021.
Raya and the Last Dragon Official Press Release
“Raya and the Last Dragon” features an outstanding voice cast, including Kelly Marie Tran as the voice of the intrepid warrior Raya; Awkwafina as the legendary dragon, Sisu; Gemma Chan as Raya’s nemesis, Namaari; Daniel Dae Kim as Raya’s visionary father, Benja; Sandra Oh as Namaari’s powerful mother, Virana; Benedict Wong as Tong, a formidable giant; Izaac Wang as Boun, a 10-year-old entrepreneur; Thalia Tran as the mischievous toddler Little Noi; Alan Tudyk as Tuk Tuk, Raya’s best friend and trusty steed; Lucille Soong as Dang Hu, the leader of the land of Talon; Patti Harrison as the chief of the Tail land; and Ross Butler as chief of the Spine land.
“Raya and the Last Dragon” takes us on an exciting, epic journey to the fantasy world of Kumandra, where humans and dragons lived together long ago in harmony. But when an evil force threatened the land, the dragons sacrificed themselves to save humanity. Now, 500 years later, that same evil has returned and it’s up to a lone warrior, Raya, to track down the legendary last dragon to restore the fractured land and its divided people. However, along her journey, she’ll learn that it’ll take more than a dragon to save the world—it’s going to take trust and teamwork as well.
Don Hall and Carlos López Estrada are directing, with Paul Briggs and John Ripa co-directing. Osnat Shurer and Peter Del Vecho are the producers, and Qui Nguyen and Adele Lim are the writers on the project.
Raya and the Last Dragon will be available on Disney+ with Premier Access in most Disney+ markets, at the same time as it is released in theaters on March 5, 2021. Premier Access for the title will be priced at $29.99. Are you excited for the upcoming Disney release? Let us know why or why not in the comment section below or over on our social media.