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The Legend of Korra: Season 1: Episode 11 -- See a clip from the upcoming season finale of the Nickelodeon series "The Legend of Korra"!
The Legend of Korra: Season 1: Episode 1 -- From the creators and executive producers of hit series "Avatar: The Last Airbender" comes "The Legend of Korra," which follows the adventures of the next Avatar - a passionate, rebellious, and fearless teenage girl from the Southern Water Tribe named Korra - on her quest to become a fully realized Avatar in a world where benders are under attack. See a glimpse of the first episode!

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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | unknown
Plot:
Avatar Korra fights to keep Republic City safe from the evil forces of both the physical and spiritual worlds. Full summary »
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Awards:
2 wins & 8 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
My early 2c: A more energetic and fast-paced sequel See more (82 total) »

Cast

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Janet Varney ... Korra / ... (27 episodes, 2011-2013)

Dee Bradley Baker ... Naga / ... (26 episodes, 2012-2013)

Jeff Bennett ... Radio Broadcaster / ... (25 episodes, 2012-2013)

David Faustino ... Mako (23 episodes, 2011-2013)

P.J. Byrne ... Bolin (23 episodes, 2011-2013)

J.K. Simmons ... Tenzin / ... (23 episodes, 2011-2013)

Seychelle Gabriel ... Asami Sato / ... (18 episodes, 2011-2013)
Logan Wells ... Meelo (15 episodes, 2012-2013)

Kiernan Shipka ... Jinora / ... (14 episodes, 2011-2013)

Darcy Rose Byrnes ... Ikki / ... (14 episodes, 2011-2013)

Mindy Sterling ... Lin Beifong / ... (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
Adrian LaTourelle ... Unalaq / ... (12 episodes, 2013)
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Series Directed by
Joaquim Dos Santos (12 episodes, 2012)
Ki Hyun Ryu (12 episodes, 2012)
Ian Graham (6 episodes, 2013)
Colin Heck (6 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Writing credits
Michael Dante DiMartino (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Bryan Konietzko (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Joshua Hamilton (4 episodes, 2013)
Tim Hedrick (4 episodes, 2013)

Series Produced by
Tim Yoon .... producer (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Original Music by
Jeremy Zuckerman (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
 
Series Casting by
Shannon Reed (12 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Production Design by
Christine Bian (1 episode, 2012)
William Niu (1 episode, 2012)
Frederic Stewart (1 episode, 2012)
Angela Sung (1 episode, 2012)
Emily Tetri (1 episode, 2012)
 
Series Art Direction by
Joaquim Dos Santos (1 episode, 2012)
Bryan Konietzko (1 episode, 2012)
Ki Hyun Ryu (1 episode, 2012)
 
Series Production Management
Oliver Pearce .... post-production supervisor (12 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Art Department
Adam Lucas .... storyboard revisionist (11 episodes, 2012)
Ian Graham .... storyboard supervisor (7 episodes, 2012)
Lesean Thomas .... storyboard artist (4 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Sound Department
Adrian Ordonez .... sound re-recording mixer (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Aran Tanchum .... foley mixer / foley supervisor (16 episodes, 2012-2013)
Steve Zaslavsky .... sound re-recording assistant (14 episodes, 2013)
Frank Verderosa .... sound re-recording mixer (10 episodes, 2012)
Steve Tushar .... sound designer / additional sound design (8 episodes, 2012)
Benjamin Wynn .... lead sound designer / sound designer / ... (6 episodes, 2012)
Rob King .... sound designer (5 episodes, 2012)
Matthew Thomas Hall .... foley mixer (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Adam Kugler .... effects artist (unknown episodes, 2012)
 
Series Stunts
Jake Huang .... action coordinator / stunts (12 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Animation Department
Randy Beveridge .... animator (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Sandra Powers .... animatic editor (8 episodes, 2013)
Masahiro Sato .... key animator (3 episodes, 2013)
Matthew Friedlander .... background painter (2 episodes, 2012)

Rusty Tracy .... creative director (unknown episodes, 2012)
 
Series Casting Department
Sarah Noonan .... original casting (12 episodes, 2012)
Gene Vassilaros .... original casting (12 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Editorial Department
Randy Beveridge .... final colorist (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
C.J. Kinyon .... additional post-production services (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
J.F. Kinyon .... additional post-production services (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Ariana Brill .... post-production coordinator (12 episodes, 2012)
Myra Lopez .... assistant editor (12 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Other crew
William 'Bill' Rinaldi .... martial arts coordinator (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Justin Hook .... writers assistant (12 episodes, 2012)
Sumiya Koshiba .... (1 episode, 2013)
 

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Also Known As:
"The Last Airbender: The Legend of Korra" - International (English title) (imdb display title), USA (working title)
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24 min
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Trivia:
Seychelle Gabriel who does the voice for Asami Sato also played Princess Yue in director M. Night Shyamalan's live action film adaptation of The Last Airbender (2010).See more »
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182 out of 203 people found the following review useful.
My early 2c: A more energetic and fast-paced sequel, 22 April 2012
Author: charsobees from United States

The Avatar is back and this time she is a teenager who is far from calm and peaceful.

Compared to Avatar: The Legend of Aang, this sequel has its own appeal: it's really energetic, featuring mostly city environments, has an older cast than the one in Aang, and just has an overall faster, flashier and more forceful pace than its predecessor. That makes it a lot of fun, and a very exciting show, but at times it also makes it hard for me to warm up to the cast, and hard to just take a moment of contemplation, peace, and relaxation like I would with The Last Airbender.

Visually, like "Aang", this show is stunning. Beautiful, intricate and unique environments, with lots of fluid and well-crafted motion. Awesome soundtrack with the series' trademark mix of eastern and western music, but "Korra's" music is more rocky and jazzy, to match with the show's tempo, than "Aang's" smooth and calm scores. The storyline seems to be picking up quite nicely as well, with civil conflict brewing up in Republic City. The show is definitely making its own path and tone, and setting itself apart from "Aang".

But I still found myself really missing "Aang's" serene environments, gentler characters, and the cute, quirky humor. In fact I kind of found it hard to warm up to the characters in "Korra"....Korra is overall a very cool character, but is too aggressive and forceful. I hope that changes throughout the show, as Avatar always shows the evolution of its characters. Her newfound city friends, as well, are not that likable and their friendship is a little distant -- Aang, Katara and Sokka's friendship was as naturally progressing, fun, and close as they get. I also really miss the silly humor! Who can forget the cabbage seller from "Aang", and Sokka's silliness. With "Korra"'s older cast and a very serious conflict and villain already introduced and confronted, I really want more humor to balance the show out.

I think the show needs to calm down a bit, take a breath, and let its characters meaningfully interact a little more before ramping up the action to the 1000th degree. Still, a flaw due to excess is better than a flaw due to lack. The Legend of Korra is an excellent and well-crafted show, and I look forward to seeing it form into a series worthy of its predecessor.

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