Fans of the “Korra the Waterbending Champion” TV series will get to see an original animated series, titled “The Legends of Kai”, when it debuts on Netflix next month.
The show is a spin-off of the popular animated series “Legend of Korra,” which debuted in 2014.
The “Legend” of Kai will feature a new cast, with “Thea,” as a character who is part of the Korra world, and “Vivian” as an older version of Korra, who is the Avatar of the Waterbenders.
The series will air on Netflix starting May 21.
The new show will star Auli’i Cravalho (The Young and the Restless) as the title character, who joins the cast as Kai, the title of the show.
The characters of “The Adventures of Kai” will be played by actors who are known for their roles in the TV series.
In addition, fans will see a new voice cast, including actors such as James Corden and Josh Gad.
Auli (The Legend) will also reprise her role as the waterbending master, Korra, as well as a new villain, Kai the Waterbender, played by Aaron Taylor-Johnson.
In “The Adventure of Kai,” Auli will be the protagonist and Kai the waterbender is the antagonist.
The three-part series will be released in full in May.
In its original series, the show debuted in 2017.
The animated series was developed by Nickelodeon Animation Studios and Nickelodeons sister network NickelodeON, and is based on Nickelodeo’s Avatar: The Last Airbender comic book series.
The anime series premiered in October 2017.
It has received critical acclaim for its animated take on the world of waterbending.
“Kai: The Legend Continues” airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m.
ET on NickeloTv, and airs Fridays at 9:30 p..m., on Nickelopedia.com.
For more on “The Korra” series, read our full review here.
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