Paramount’s ‘Aang Avatar’ Animated Pic With Dave Bautista Pushed To Early 2026

Along with the shift of animated movie Transformers One by one week in September this year, Paramount pushed the Aang Avatar animated movie from Oct. 10, 2025 to Jan. 30, 2026.

The Lauren Montgomery directed animated film stars the voice of Dave Bautista (this was made official at CinemaCon last week), Eric Nam, Dionne Quan, Jessica Matten and Roman Zaragoza. William Mata is co-director.

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The big screen movie is based on Avatar: The Last Airbender which was created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko. Producers are Konietzko, Dante DiMartino, Latifa Ouaou and Maryann Garger.

The Last Airbender is big business: the new live-action Netflix series around the globe has clocked an estimated 60M views. M. Night Shyamalan’s only franchise movie in his canon is the live-action take of the Nickelodeon show which grossed close to $320M worldwide.

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