Rio 3

Rio 3: Everything We Know So Far

Rio 3 is the third installment in the popular Rio franchise, which consists of two previous movies- Rio (2011) and Rio 2 (2014). The movie is produced by Blue Sky Studios and directed by Carlos Saldanha, the same director of the previous two films. According to reports, Rio 3 is currently in development, but there has not been any official announcement regarding its release date. In this article, we will discuss everything we know so far about Rio 3.

What Is Rio 3 About?

The plot of Rio 3 is still unknown, but, based on the previous movies, we can expect the story to continue with Blu, the main character, and his family. In the first movie, we saw Blu, a domesticated macaw, who was smuggled from Brazil to the USA. In the sequel, we saw Blu and his family return to Rio de Janeiro, where they face challenges as they try to blend in with their wild counterparts. It is safe to say that Rio 3 will continue in the same vein as the previous movies, with the birds embarking on another adventure filled with laughter, music, and excitement.

Who Is Part of the Rio 3 Cast?

The Rio movies have become known for their strong cast, and Rio 3 is no exception. The previous movies featured the voices of talented actors, including Anne Hathaway, Jesse Eisenberg, Leslie Mann, Jamie Foxx, and Based on the previous movies, we can expect the main cast to return for Rio 3. If they do, this means we will see the return of Anne Hathaway as Jewel, Jesse Eisenberg as Blu, as Pedro, George Lopez as Rafael, Jamie Foxx as Nico, Jemaine Clement as Nigel, among others. However, nothing has been confirmed yet in terms of the cast for Rio 3, but we can cross our fingers and wait for announcements.

When Will Rio 3 Be Released?

As mentioned earlier, there hasn’t been any official release date announced for Rio 3. Carlos Saldanha, the director, has been busy working on his other productions such as the upcoming movie, “Ferdinand.” We can expect him to finish this project before focusing on Rio 3. There’s also the fact that the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the film industry, delaying a lot of movies, so it’s possible that the release of Rio 3 may be delayed as well. We can only hope that the movie will be released sooner rather than later.

Rio 3 Trailer

There hasn’t been any official Rio 3 trailer release. However, there are some fan-made trailers on YouTube. These trailers are just a collection of clips from the previous movies, edited to make it look like a Rio 3 trailer. It’s best to take these trailers with a grain of salt as they may not be reliable.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Will Rio 3 be the final movie in the franchise?

There has been no confirmation from the studio, Blue Sky, about this being the last movie in the franchise. However, it’s best to take it one movie at a time and wait for the studio to make an announcement.

Q. Is Rio 3 in production?

Yes, Rio 3 is currently in development, but there has been no official announcement regarding its release date.

Q. Will all the cast from the previous movies return for Rio 3?

There’s no official announcement regarding the cast of Rio 3, but if the previous movies are anything to go by, we can expect most of the main cast to return.

Q. Will Rio 3 be released on Netflix?

There hasn’t been any news regarding the release of Rio 3 on Netflix. It’s best to wait for the official announcement from the studio regarding the movie’s release date and where it will be released.


Rio 3 is one of the most highly anticipated movies of recent times, and fans of the Rio franchise can hardly wait for its release. While there have not been many official announcements yet, the fact that the movie is currently in development is enough reason to be excited. We just have to wait for official news on the release date and enjoy the previous movies while we wait.