Even though the film completed its trilogy back in 2016, Dreamworks confirmed that a fourth movie of the franchise would start soon. Kung-Fu Panda became one of the most famous animated films of all time.
Children and people of all ages can not stop loving the tummy thrashing character. Let us dive in deep to find out everything that we know about the upcoming Kung Fu Panda film, including its release date, cast, plot, and other exciting news.
The first Kung Fu Panda film came out in the year 2008, and the second movie came in the year 2011. The latest, i.e., the third film of the franchise, came out in the year 2016.
Initially, the fourth movie of the franchise was going to release in 2018, but that never happened.
It was rumored numerous times that Dreamworks is planning to produce six films of the franchise. The makers proclaim that they prefer to go really slow with the story of Kung Fu Panda as it is already beautiful enough to tell itself.
Will There Be Kung Fu Panda 4? Production Status Cast And More News
However, Dreamworks production hasn’t yet given any official detail about the fourth part of the franchise. The production was dropped due to COVID-19, but there are talks to resume the idea are never-ending.
The voice-over actors for the characters will be reprising their role as
- Jack Black as Po Ping
- Angelina Jolie as Tigress
- Dustin Hoffman as Master Shifu
- Seth Rogen as Mantis
- Lucy Liu as Viper
- Jackie Chan as Monkey
- David Cross as Crane
- James Hoang as Mr. Ping
It was rumored that the next part of the franchise could have a female villain. Moreover, the team will be fighting against their equally matched opponents, and the movie will not just focus on Po. So we could see more characters than in the last few films.
Many have speculated already that Master Shifu might die in the next part and give the characters a self-developing arc.
To clarify, this is not the official plot of the film and could be just a speculation of the fans. Dreamworks is yet to make any official announcement regarding the story of the fourth movie of the franchise.