Pixar’s Turning Red is now streaming on Disney+, Set in Toronto in the year 2002, Turning Red centers around the dorky Meilin “Mei” Lee, a confident 13-year-old Chinese-Canadian who is torn between staying her mother’s dutiful daughter and the chaos of adolescence. However, one morning, after she has a nightmare, she is horrified to discover that she has turned into a giant red panda, later learning that her ancestors have a shared history with the species. and whenever she gets too excited or stressed, she “poofs” into the red panda time and time again.
Turning Red is written and directed by Chinese-Canadian animator Academy Award-winner Domee Shi (Pixar short Bao), produced by Lindsey Collins, starring Rosalie Chiang as Mei Lee, Sandra Oh as Ming Lee, Orion Lee as Jin Lee, Ava Morse as Miriam, Maitreyi Ramakrishnan as Priya, Hyein Park as Abby, Tristan Allerick Chen as Tyler, Lori Tan Chinn as Auntie Chen, Mia Tagano as Lily, Sherry Cola as Helen, Lillian Lim as Auntie Ping, and James Hong as Mr. Gao.
Turning Red premiered in London, England on February 21, 2022, and is scheduled to be released on Disney+ on March 11, 2022, along with a simultaneously limited run at the El Capitan Theatre.
Pixar’s Turning Red is now streaming on Disney+.
No, Turning Red will not release in theaters. Disney already made a statement regarding the theatrical release of the film back in January 2022. However, Turning Red will be playing in select theaters in cities like New York and Los Angeles.
Yes, the Animated comedy-drama is refreshing, Heartwarming, humorous, beautifully animated, and culturally expansive.