How to Train Your Dragon 4: Release Date and Details
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How to Train Your Dragon 4: Release Date and Details

The beloved “How to Train Your Dragon” franchise is making a comeback, but this time with a live-action adaptation. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming movie.

Release Date

The live-action “How to Train Your Dragon” is set to be released on March 14, 2025​ (The Direct)​​ (CINEMABLEND)​. Initially, it was scheduled for a March 2025 release but was postponed due to the 2023 SAG-AFTRA strike​​.

About the Movie

The live-action film will be a reimagining of the original animated trilogy, which ran from 2010 to 2019 and grossed $1.6 billion worldwide. The story follows Hiccup, a young Viking from Berk, who befriends a Night Fury dragon named Toothless, challenging the misconceptions his people have about dragons.

Cast and Characters

  • Hiccup: Mason Thames, known for his role in “The Black Phone”​.
  • Astrid: Nico Parker, who appeared in “The Last of Us” HBO series​​.
  • Stoick the Vast: Gerard Butler, who voiced Stoick in the animated series, will reprise his role in live-action​ (CINEMABLEND)​.
  • Gobber the Belch: Nick Frost, known for “Hot Fuzz” and “Shaun of the Dead”​.
  • Fishlegs: Julian Dennison, known from “Deadpool 2″​​.
  • Snotlout: Gabriel Howell​​.
  • Ruffnut: Bronwyn James​​.
  • Tuffnut: Harry Trevaldwyn.

Director and Production

Dean DeBlois, the director of the original animated trilogy, returns to direct, write, and produce the live-action adaptation​​. Filming began in January 2024​​.

Table of Key Dates and Cast

DateEventDetails
March 14, 2025Release DateLive-action “How to Train Your Dragon” releases
January 2024Start of FilmingFilming for the live-action adaptation begins
CharacterActor/Actress
HiccupMason Thames
AstridNico Parker
Stoick the VastGerard Butler
Gobber the BelchNick Frost
FishlegsJulian Dennison
SnotloutGabriel Howell
RuffnutBronwyn James
TuffnutHarry Trevaldwyn

Fans of the original trilogy can look forward to seeing their favorite characters come to life in a new format, with a fresh take on the beloved story of Hiccup and Toothless.

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