Everything You Should Know About Netflix’s “Avatar: The Last Airbender” Series

Gordon Cormier in "Avatar: The Last Airbender"
Gordon Cormier in "Avatar: The Last Airbender"

Many amazing trailers debuted during the most recent Netflix Geeked Week, but none of them created more commotion than the Avatar: The Last Airbender teaser. The live-action remake of the popular anime series is among the most anticipated new shows coming to Netflix next year, and here’s everything you should know ahead of its release.

Plot Details

Just like the original series that it’s based on, Avatar: The Last Airbender will be set in a world divided into nations ruled by four elements: water, earth, fire, or air. Their world has been ravaged by war, and it’s up to the young Avatar named Aang to master the skill of ruling all four elements and try to bring peace to all four nations.

Cast Members

Newcomer Gordon Cormier was cast as Aang, while Kiawentiio and Ian Ousley will play his friends Katara and Sokka. Dallas Liu, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Daniel Dae Kim, Ken Leung, Maria Zhang, Elizabeth Yu, and Lim Kay Siu will join this trio in supporting roles.

Release Date

Avatar: The Last Airbender was created for Netflix by Albert Kim, and it will premiere on February 22, 2024. The first season will feature a total of eight episodes and Netflix is yet to share news about its potential renewal.