Iwaju is a forthcoming animation television series produced for Disney + that is written, directed, and created by Ziki Nelson. The show’s executive producer is Jennifer Lee, while Disneyplus.com/begin Platform Distribution is in charge of distribution.
It is the first unique long-form animation series Walt Disney Animation Studios produces in its history. And, Nelson refers to it as her own story. WDAS and Kugali Media will co-produce the series, which is scheduled to debut soon and be announced in 2020.
So, when does the fresh new show premiere? What’s the storyline? Who would play the main characters? For more information, keep reading.
Iwaju Plot and Cast
According to Nelson, the story will focus on the injustice that is “an aspect of everyday life in Nigeria.” Also, “challenging the status quo” despite the fact that the specifics of the plot and its key characters are yet unknown. It really is about the urge to attempt to engineer society so that people can live in a more pleasant way, he said. “Iwáju” was produced by distant teams of artists from London, Burbank, Uganda, Lagos, Montreal, and Zimbabwe.
Kugali’s distinctive comic-book look is incorporated into the aesthetic. A “visual experience that you just can’t find anywhere else,” as Nelson put it. In addition, we have “fused traditional African art styles into that aesthetic.” Marlon West, the head of Disney’s visual effects for “Frozen” and “Frozen 2,” added. “Though it might not appear like a Disneyplus film, it must nonetheless look of Disney caliber. We’re going to play our best.
Iwaju Release Date
Iwáju was supposed to debut in 2022, but for some reason, it was postponed. At Disney’s Investors Day in December 2021, specifics of the show’s characters and storyline were made public.
The makers have stated that the new show will premiere in 2023. Though the precise date is not yet public. Walt Disney Animation Studios, Kugali Media, and Cinesite are liable for the show’s presentation.
At present, there is no trailer available for Iwaju. Once a release date is determined, it will be released.