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ICYMI: New Still Released for ‘Moana 2’ Coming This November

Yesterday, Jackie shared some highlights from The Walt Disney Company’s 2024 Annual Meeting of Shareholders and there was quite a bit of interesting information to be enjoyed. Amongst the comments about Epic Universe and concept art of the Avatar-themed land coming to Disneyland Resort (we all know how I feel about that), there was a fun ICYMI: New Still Released for ‘Moana 2’ Coming This November





Walt Disney Animation Studios Releases ‘Moana 2’ Trailer

Walt Disney Animation Studios has announced Moana 2, which will be released on November 27, 2024! “Moana remains an incredibly popular franchise,” said The Walt Disney Company Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger. “And we can’t wait to give you more of Moana and Maui.” Walt Disney Animation Studios’ epic animated musical Moana 2 takes audiences on an Walt Disney Animation Studios Releases ‘Moana 2’ Trailer









Hamilton’s Thomas Kail to Direct Disney’s Live-Action ‘Moana’

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The live-action Moana is on its way, and with the recent news that the original Moana voice actress Auli‘i Cravalho will not be reprising her role as the title character, fans are excitedly awaiting news of the new cast. Dwayne Johnson confirmed his reprisal of Maui at the time of the film’s announcement, though much Hamilton’s Thomas Kail to Direct Disney’s Live-Action ‘Moana’





Auli’i Cravalho Not Returning as Disney’s Live-Action Moana

Adding to the trend of live-action releases from Disney, the reimaging of Moana is now an official project, with Dwayne Johnson famously announcing the movie on the shores of O’ahu earlier in the year. Though recent news may have confirmed that Auli’i Cravalho would take on the live-action version of her animated character, the star Auli’i Cravalho Not Returning as Disney’s Live-Action Moana



Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson to Reprise Role as Maui in Live-Action ‘Moana’

In case you missed it, during the Monday 2023 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, Disney announced that they’re working on a live-action reimagining of Moana. As I listened to the call, I really thought a sequel would be announced to continue Moana’s story after Te Fiti was brought back to happier times. I am a little Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson to Reprise Role as Maui in Live-Action ‘Moana’