It’s an exciting year for Walt Disney Pictures and for young children everywhere, who will soon have a new princess to look up to. Moana is an upcoming animated film written by a slew of Hollywood talents including Thor: Ragnarok and Hunt for the Wilderpeople director Taika Waititi, and will feature Disney’s first Polynesian princess.
Fans have already caught a glimpse of star Dwayne Johnson in action as the energetic and mischievous Maui, and now we have a full trailer to enjoy. Check it out below.
Set 2000 years ago in the ancient South Pacific world of Oceania, a born navigator called Moana (Auli’i Cravalho) sets sail in search of a fabled island. It’s during her journey that she teams up with her hero, the legendary demi-god, Maui (Dwayne Johnson).
Moana is set for release on November 23 in the US, and on December 26 in New Zealand and Australia.