Netflix’s Avatar: The Last Airbender is a live-action reimagining of the beloved animated series following Aang, the young Avatar, as he learns to master the four elements (Water, Earth, Fire, Air) to restore balance to a world threatened by the terrifying Fire Nation.
Water. Earth. Fire. Air. The four nations formerly lived in harmony, with the Avatar, master of all four rudiments, keeping peace between them. But everything changed when the Fire Nation attacked and wiped out the Air gadabouts, the first step taken by the firebenders towards conquering the world. With the current manifestation of the Avatar yet to crop , the world has lost stopgap. But like a light in the darkness, hope springs forth when Aang( Gordon Cormier), a youthful Air Nomad — and the last of his kind — reawakens to take his due place as the coming icon. Alongside his newfound musketeers Sokka( Ian Ousley) and Katara( Kiawentiio), siblings and members of the Southern Water Tribe, Aang embarks on a fantastical, action– packed hunt to save the world and fight back against the fearsome rush of Fire Lord Ozai( Daniel Dae Kim). But with a driven Crown Prince Zuko( Dallas Liu) determined to capture them, it wo n’t be an easy task. They ’ll need the help of the numerous abettors and various characters they meet along the way.
AVATAR: THE LAST AIRBENDER is a live-action reimagining of the award-winning and beloved Nickelodeon animated series. Albert Kim (Sleepy Hollow, Nikita) serves as showrunner, executive producer, and writer. Jabbar Raisani (Lost in Space, Stranger Things) and Michael Goi are executive producers and directors alongside directors Roseanne Liang (also a co-executive producer) and Jet Wilkinson. Dan Lin (The Lego Movie, Aladdin) and Lindsey Liberatore (Walker) serve as executive producers from Rideback.