“2016 is going to be a big year for Disney!
Walt Disney Studios released the first footage from its upcoming CG-animated film, Moana, which stars Dwayne Johnson and newcomer Auli’i Cravalho. Cravalho plays the titular character, a young woman who uses her navigational talents to find a fabled island, and Johnson plays Maui, Moana’s sidekick who just so happens to be a large-and-in-charge demigod who helps her find her way.
Obviously The Rock wasn’t going to play a small character. The footage shows Maui wheeling his large hook-like staff and Moana staring off into the distance of the ocean, probably debating whether she should leave her home for an adventure. Spoiler alert: She and Maui head for the high seas…”