Earlier this week, 20th Century Studios released the teaser trailer for the highly anticipated “Avatar: The Way of Water.” According to Disney, the first trailer reached 148.6M views within its first 24-hours, including 23 million from China alone.
For comparison, Black Widow had 116.8M views, Incredibles 2 hit 113.1M, and Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker reached 112.4M in the first 24 hours.
Set more than a decade after the events of the first film, “Avatar: The Way of Water” begins to tell the story of the Sully family (Jake, Neytiri, and their kids), the trouble that follows them, the lengths they go to keep each other safe, the battles they fight to stay alive, and the tragedies they endure.
Directed by James Cameron and produced by Cameron and Jon Landau, the film stars Zoe Saldana, Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Cliff Curtis, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Edie Falco, Jemaine Clement and Kate Winslet.
Four sequels are currently planned for Avatar. “Avatar The Way of Water” is set to premiere on December 16, 2022 in the United States. The other three sequels are set to premiere every two years, in 2024, 2026 and 2028.
You can watch the teaser trailer below: