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Old 11-27-2017, 04:47 PM
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Default Kate Winslet’s Avatar Sequel Character is Part of the ‘Sea People’

Her character name is Ronal. From JC:

“The one thing she did do is demand that she do all her own water work. I said, ‘All right, that’s fine, we’ll have to teach you how to free dive.’ The other actors are up to three- and four-minute breath holds. We’ve already been doing underwater capture. We did a scene last week with six teenagers, well, actually five teenagers and one 7-year-old underwater holding their breath for a couple minutes and acting, actually doing a dialogue scene under water because they speak kind of a sign language.”

Interestingly she asked to do all the underwater scenes herself with no doubles. One would think she'd be gun shy about filming underwater with JC at the helm after the reported stress/bad feelings the Titanic shoot brought her, but nope.

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Old 11-29-2017, 10:55 PM
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So, does anyone else think the sea people are going to be a completely different species?
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Old 11-30-2017, 02:38 AM
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Doubt it. I can't prove that this is not speculation, but allegedly the clan you see gathered by the sea in Flight of Passage is Metkayina.

In contrast to some comments on reddit wanting moar skypeople, I am glad Ronal turned out to be Na'vi. Also, I must say, there are a surprising number of characters involved in general. This seems to me that the sequels are going the traditional Cameron direction of taking an unforeseen and often impossible to envision from outside quantum step up in scale over their originals. I'm hyped.
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Old 12-01-2017, 11:07 PM
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Originally Posted by Crickett View Post
So, does anyone else think the sea people are going to be a completely different species?
Absolutely possible, to be honest I still can't imagine why/how part of the plot is going to happen underwater or how the Na'vi are going to stay there over a long period. New (sub)species would be interesting.
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