The first look at Sigourney Weaver as teenage Na’vi daughter in ‘Avatar: The Way Of Water’ Revealed. The exclusive image was revealed by Empire Magazine, they confirmed Weaver will be portraying the role of Kiri, a Navi teenager who’s the adoptive daughter of Jake and Neytiri. see the image below.
Sigourney Weaver previously played the role of Dr. Grace Augustine, the exobiologist who was the leader of RDA’s Avatar program. she died in the 2009 film. James Cameron also shared info about her character “As an acting challenge, it’s big,” Cameron added. “We’re gonna have a 60-something actor playing a character [decades younger than] her actual biological age. Sig thought it was all kinds of fun.” He told, “Sigourney just became younger. She looked younger, she had more energy, and she never quite stepped out of Kiri for our whole capture period. She had a glow on her face and lightness in her step and a fun spirit.”
Avatar: The Way Of Water stars Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Joel David Moore, Dileep Rao, Stephen Lang, Matt Gerald, and Sigourney Weaver. Additional cast members include Kate Winslet, Edie Falco, Michelle Yeoh, Vin Diesel, Jemaine Clement, and Oona Chaplin.
Avatar 2 will hit theaters on December 16, 2022.