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What happened: Nickelodeon and Paramount dropped the first posters for the upcoming "Dora the Explorer" live-action film Thursday, and they give us both a name and a look at the heroes.
- The name of the film is “Dora and the Lost City of Gold.”
- In one poster, we see a grown Dora with her hands on her hips, her friend Backpack on her back and her monkey Boots on her shoulder as she overlooks a jungle city. In the other, Dora looks over her shoulder at a crowd of other characters while appearing to hold her friend Map.
Trailer: The first trailer for the film will drop this Saturday night during the network’s Kids’ Choice Awards, according to Nickelodeon.
- As the film does not come out until August, it will likely be a small teaser trailer, according to ComicBook.com.
Film synopsis: The synopsis of the film reads as follows, according to ComicBook.Comment on this story
- "Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora (Isabela Moner) for her most dangerous adventure ever – High School. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots (her best friend, a monkey), Diego (Jeffrey Wahlberg), a mysterious jungle inhabitant (Eugenio Derbez), and a ragtag group of teens on a live-action adventure to save her parents (Eva Longoria, Michael Peña) and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost city of gold."
Dora the Explorer was a fixture on Nickelodeon from about 2000 to 2015, according to ComicBook, and she still plays a large role in their overall brand.
The TV series followed a young Dora as she embarks on adventures through forests and jungles with her friends.
“Dora and the Lost City of Gold” will hit theaters August 2.