Discover the entire cast of the live-action series “Avatar the Last Airbender”, to be discovered soon exclusively on Netflix!
After a first film version by M. Night Shyamalan, a new live action adaptation of the cult cartoon Avatar: The Last Airbender will soon be released on Netflix. Aired in the early 2000s on Nickelodeon, the series follows the adventures of airbender Aang, destined to become the chosen one who will master the four elements: the Avatar.
Currently filming, the Netflix series has unveiled its cast: thus, it is the young Filipino-Canadian actor Gordon Cormier who will play Aang, alongside Kiawentiio Tarbell (Katara) and Ian Ousley (Sokka). Prince of the Fire Nation Zuko will be camped by Dallas Liu while Daniel Dae Kim will lend his features to his father, the dreaded Lord Ozai.
The airbender Aang will be played by the young Filipino-Canadian actor Gordon cormier (Lost in space). New Avatar (name given to the chosen one capable of mastering the four elements: water, fire, air and earth), the latter disappeared for more than a century after being trapped in a block of ice. Upon awakening, he discovers a world changed by the Hundred Years War which pitted his people against the Fire Nation.
Katara will be performed by Kiawentiio Tarbell (Beans). The last surviving waterbender, she will teach her techniques to Aang, the airbender destined to become the new Avatar. Courageous and full of wisdom, the young girl decides to accompany him in his adventures after having delivered him from the block of ice of which he has been the prisoner during the past century.
Sokka will be performed by Ian ouley (13 Reasons Why). Katara’s older brother, the latter has no magical powers. Endowed with a strong character, Sokka made it his mission to ensure the protection of sister since the departure of their father for the war against the Fire Nation. He is the last member of the trio of main heroes of the series.
Zuko will be performed by Dallas liu (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings). Prince of the Fire Nation, the latter is Aang’s main rival. Launched in the footsteps of the Avatar, he will try by all means to capture him in order to prove his worth in the eyes of his father, Lord Ozai.
Ozai will be performed by Daniel Dae Kim (Lost, the missing). The Lord of the Fire Nation is a ruthless soldier whose reign of terror has bent many territories. He raised his son Zuko according to strict rules in order to make him a worthy successor. This is the main villain of the series Avatar: The Last Airbender.
Iroh will be played by Paul Sun-Hyung Lee (The Mandalorian). Prince Zuko’s uncle accompanies him on his travels, following his banishment from the kingdom of fire. Playing for him the role of mentor, he is someone extremely powerful, but also extremely wise who stands out from the volcanic character of the young prince.