In an exciting Thanksgiving Parade twist, audiences got an exclusive sneak peek at Po from the upcoming Kung Fu Panda 4. The beloved hero, sporting a hat and scarf in a unique ensemble, struck a classic fighting pose during the parade held in New York City.
This appearance hints at Po's evolution from an apprentice to a master, showcasing the techniques he's mastered over the years. Check out the first look at the Po float, courtesy of DiscussingFilm on X.
Scheduled for release on March 29, 2024, Kung Fu Panda 4 marks the return of star Jack Black to the title role. The film will be directed by Mike Mitchell and Stephanie Stine, known for their work on animated hits like The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part and Shrek Forever After.
Joining Black in the cast are Awkwafina, Angelina Jolie, Seth Rogen, Jackie Chan, Lucy Liu, and more. While details about the storyline are scarce, the studio has teased that Po will face off against a formidable new foe named Chameleon.
Despite concerns arising from the WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes, threatening the initial 2024 release date, Kung Fu Panda 4 is set to stick to its schedule. Universal Pictures Brazil confirmed at the Expocine 2023 festival that the film would indeed hit theaters in March next year.
Excitement builds as fans anticipate Po's return and his clash with the mysterious Chameleon. Jack Black shared some intriguing plot points at CinemaCon, revealing that Po embarks on a journey beyond the Valley of Peace to confront this new adversary.
Black hinted at Chameleon's unique power to summon adversaries from Po's past, including Tai Lung and Lord Shen.
Get ready for the action as Kung Fu Panda 4 hits theaters on March 29, promising a thrilling continuation of Po's adventures against a fresh and formidable threat.