Fans of the Disney trilogy Descendants are ecstatic as a new teaser video from Descendants 3 was released on Feb. 16, 2018. The movies have become one of the Disney Channels most successful and fans love the characters who are an ensemble of children born to outcast Disney villains.
According to the teaser, Descendants 3 is set for a summer 2019 release date and fans can’t wait. The core cast has announced their return and there are rumors of a new villain being added to the cast. The teaser below indicates that Mal will reconnect with her father.
It’s unclear who will play Mal’s father at this point, but fans are already suggesting ideas for their favorite pick. The main cast including Dove Cameron, Sofia Carson, Cameron Boyce, Booboo Stewart, Mitchell Hope and China McClain who joined in season 2 have expressed their excitement regarding returning to the characters they’ve created.
As soon as the Descendants 3 teaser video was published online on YouTube it began trending and going viral. By the end of Friday night, the teaser video had reached the top six trending spot and garnered over 100,000 views. It may reach an even higher spot before the weekend is over.
The official Descendants 3 Twitter account has been interactive and discussing some theories with fans. In response to some suggesting that Mal’s dad could be human, they responded they were about 70 percent sure Mal’s father is Hades.
Fans are offering theories, plot suggestions, and ideas for the characters as well as the movie. Some are looking at Descendants 2 trying to find clues that suggest what the plot of Descendants 3 will be.
While many people have expressed their excitement for Descendants 3, there’s no question the real thrill is that the original cast is returning. The movie combines the best elements of Disney fairy tales with the amazing vocal and dance talents of some of Disney’s most notable stars.
Dove Cameron who plays Mal, the daughter of Maleficent played by Kristin Chenoweth is known for her singing and the two paired up for some powerful duets in the Descendants movies. The duo also performed as mother and daughter in Hairspray Live!.
Descendants was a huge hit, but Descendants 2 did amazingly well for a sequel. It smashed expectations and became a success in its own right. There is a high expectation that Descendants 3 is also going to be a Disney triumph.
Are you looking forward to Descendants 3?