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Avatar: The Last Airbender – 5 Facts To Know Before You See The Netflix Live Action Show

The wonderful world of Avatar: The Last Airbender will be coming raw and fast. And the fans have quite a reason to get excited about it. Netflix’s live-action retelling of ATLA with more details than ever is becoming accessible to fans. After the official announcement in 2018, the whole team of Avatar has been working for some time now. Thus, the fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender have been spiraling and making new assumptions every single day. Including the casting decision of Netflix, every other detail from recent weeks seems to be promising enough for the fans. Without any further delay let’s get into the list of 10 facts about ATLT.

Now that Netflix has finally announced that the production of the live-action series has started, the fans seem to be really excited over it. Netflix has also declared that the production was initially scheduled for 2018. However, it was postponed till 2020 and later got delayed due to the pandemic. Now, with many of the main cast members along with the creative team and other members, the production has finally started to begin.


Even though there are a bulk of main cast members that are yet to be confirmed, the casting for a few major roles has been finalized. The eligible actors will be playing the roles of Uncle Iroh and Commander Zhao along with Monk Gyatso and Fire Lord Ozai. This easily accessible cast on IMDb has certainly provoked the ATLA audience. However, one of the most iconic characters of the upcoming series is Fire Lord Ozai. Daniel Dae Kim will be playing the character.

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Netflix has revealed that ATLA will be a detailed adaptation of the original show. The plot of this highly driving adaptation will be based upon the original series. Moreover, it will be based on the original story. That follows Team Avatar as they cross the Four Nations to defeat the Fire Lord. However, the confusion about Netflix’s plan to stick to the actual story isn’t over yet. But they have high expectations to watch the remake of the animated series with some small deviations.

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Netflix also confirmed the previously made casting decisions of the main protagonists. Moreover, the majority of the primary cast is now accessible on IMDb. Therefore, the fans have been adoring Netflix’s casting decisions so far. And the confirmed casting decisions are Aang, Sokka, Zuko, and Katara. Netflix has been gaining a lot of positive comments particularly for their use of Asian Actors.  And impressively most of them are of a similar age group.


Netflix has paired up with an Academy and Emmy award-winning veteran company, Pixomondo. Fans seem to be fully convinced that the special effects industry and Netflix are definitely prepared of bringing the story of Avatar to life. Along with Hugo (2011), Game of Thrones (2011) fans have been expecting to see the live-action adaptation of Avatar along with supervised effects on the big screen anytime soon.

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