The Walt Disney Company is thrilled to announce the return of an epic journey with the upcoming release of “Moana 2,” an all-new animated musical adventure, set to enchant audiences in theaters November 2024. Under the visionary leadership of Disney Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger, this sequel to the 2016 Oscar-nominated masterpiece promises to rekindle the magic and wonder that has captivated fans worldwide.
A Journey Renewed: The Saga Continues
“Moana 2” invites viewers to set sail on a grand new voyage alongside beloved characters Moana and Maui, joined by a fresh ensemble of spirited seafarers. With an original call pulling her to the vast and mysterious seas of Oceania, Moana embarks on a daring quest through uncharted waters filled with peril and discovery. This sequel not only expands the horizon of its predecessor’s storytelling but also deepens the lore of its world, promising an adventure that is both familiar and full of new wonders.
Creative Powerhouses Behind the Magic
Directed by the acclaimed Dave Derrick Jr. and featuring a stellar musical lineup including Grammy® winners Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear, Grammy nominee Opetaia Foa’i, and three-time Grammy winner Mark Mancina, “Moana 2” is poised to be a symphony of visual and auditory delight. These illustrious talents combine their unique strengths to bring to life a story of courage, friendship, and self-discovery through breathtaking animation and soul-stirring melodies.
First Glimpses and Special Looks
In anticipation of its release, Disney has unveiled a first-look image along with a special preview of “Moana 2,” offering fans a tantalizing sneak peek into the adventures that await. These glimpses into the film showcase the innovative animation and vibrant storytelling that have become the hallmark of Walt Disney Animation Studios.
A Message from Bob Iger
“Moana remains an incredibly popular franchise, and we can’t wait to give you more of Moana and Maui when ‘Moana 2’ comes to theaters this November,” stated Bob Iger.
Join the Voyage
Mark your calendars for November 2024 and prepare to be whisked away on a remarkable journey with “Moana 2.” Disney invites you to be part of this breathtaking adventure that celebrates the spirit of exploration and the unyielding courage of the heart.