The Way of Water, a ten-year-in-the-making sequel, has received an incredible amount of attention. 

The teaser was first shown in theatres over the weekend before being released online on May 9. 

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the film had 148.6 million views in only one day, with 23 million of those coming from China alone.  

In comparison, Rise of Skywalker received 112.4 million views in the first 24 hours.

The millions of individuals who saw the teaser trailer on the big screen before seeing Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.  

The teaser expands on Pandora’s Earth-like moon and the incredible diverse fauna that call it home, which enthralled audiences ten years ago. 

Sigourney Weaver and Stephen Lang are among the cast members who will return for the sequel.  

The sequel will also introduce the mythical world of Pandora. Michelle Yeoh, Edie Falco, Oona Chaplin, Vin Diesel, and Kate Winslet will all have key roles in the film. 

With a global box office of $2.84 billion, Avatar, released in 2009, is the highest-grossing film ever. 

On December 16, 2022, Avatar: The Way of Water will be released in theatres.