This week will deliver the arrival of Nimona, the long-awaited movie adaptation of ND Stevenson’s graphic novel of the identical identify. Nimona enlists an all-star voice cast to deliver its unconventional fantasy story to life, together with actor and The Attempt Guys member Eugene Lee Yang. After appearances in Brooklyn 9-9 and Star Wars: Visions, Nimona marks Yang’s greatest function but — and apparently, he has his sights set on one other main franchise. Whereas chatting with about his function as Ambrosius Goldenloin in Nimona, Yang revealed that his dream is to affix the world of Avatar: The Final Airbender in a roundabout way. This comes after Yang went viral in 2020 for cosplaying as a number of of the Avatar characters.

Avatar The Final Airbender, full cease,” Yang defined in our video, which you’ll be able to try above. “They know. We’re speaking a bit of bit, however speak about some queer world constructing. You bought to get some queer individuals in it. That is pie within the sky for me. Pie within the sky.”

Will There Be an Avatar: The Final Airbender Sequel?

This comes because the Avatar: The Final Airbender franchise goes robust, with a live-action adaptation set to hit Netflix in 2024. The way forward for the saga additionally features a new animated movie and a brand new animated collection concerning the Earth Avatar.

What Is Nimona About?

In Nimona, when Ballister Boldheart (Riz Ahmed), a knight in a futuristic medieval world, is framed for against the law he did not commit, the one one who can assist him show his innocence is Nimona (Chlo? Grace Moretz), a mischievous teen with a style for mayhem — who additionally occurs to be a shapeshifting creature Ballister has been educated to destroy. However with your entire kingdom out to get him, Nimona’s the very best (or technically the one) sidekick Ballister can hope for. And because the traces between heroes, villains, and monsters begin to blur, the 2 of them got down to wreak critical havoc — for Ballister to clear his identify as soon as and for all, and for Nimona to…simply wreak critical havoc. Nimona is directed by Nick Bruno and Troy Quane. The movie additionally stars Eugene Lee Yang as Sir Ambrosius Goldenloin, Frances Conroy as The Director, and Beck Bennett as Sir Thoddeus Sureblade.

“I am so lucky to have the chance to work on this mission and the truth that it is Goldenloin was vastly vital,” Yang mentioned elsewhere in our interview. “And I believe that they noticed that I had loads of expertise personally that’s mirrored within the themes that Goldenloin’s journey inhabits, obligation versus love. That is the story of my life. So I believe that that was one thing that I jumped on the likelihood to have the ability to lend that to his perspective.”

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Nimona will debut completely on Netflix on Friday, June thirtieth.