Paramount Players and Walden Media’s live-action Dora the Explorer movie has found its Diego, with Micke Morena (Escobar: Paradise Lost) joining the film as the cousin of Isabela Moner’s (Sicario: Day of the Soldado) title character.
The adaptation of the hit Nickelodeon animated series will follow a teenage Dora as she sets off on an adventure with her monkey Boots and cousin Diego. In addition to Moner and Morena, Overboard’s Eugenio Derbez features in the cast and plays the roguish explorer Alejandro Gutierrez.
James Bobin (The Muppets) is directing Dora the Explorer, which has been penned by Nick Stoller and Danielle Sanchez-Witzel. It is set for release on August 2nd, 2019 in the U.S. and on August 16th 2019 in the UK.