Taglines: She just kept swimming…
Taking place six months after Finding Nemo, Dory suddenly recalls her childhood memories. Remembering something about “the jewel of Monterey, California”, accompanied by Nemo and Marlin, she sets out to find her family. She arrives at the Monterey Marine Life Institute, where she meets Bailey, a white beluga whale; Destiny, a whale shark; and Hank the octopus, who becomes her guide.
Finding Dory is an upcoming American 3D computer-animated comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the sequel to 2003’s Finding Nemo. Andrew Stanton, who directed the original film, will return as writer and director, alongside Angus MacLane as the co-director. The film is scheduled to be released on June 17, 2016. It has also been confirmed that characters from the first film will appear in the sequel, including Dory, Nemo, Marlin and the “Tank Gang”.
Finding Dory focuses on the amnesiac character Dory, and will explore the idea of her being reunited with her family. The film takes place six months after the events of Finding Nemo and be set off the coast of California.
Directed by: Andrew Stanton
Starring: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Hayden Rolence, Diane Keaton, Eugene Levy, Dominic West, Kaitlin Olson, Idris Elba
Screenplay by: Andrew Stanton
Film Editing by: Axel Geddes
Art Direction by: Don Shank
Music by: Thomas Newman
MPAA Rating: None.
Studio: Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar Animation Studios
Release Date: June 17, 2016