Pandora – The World of Avatar Dedication, May 24, 2017

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Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger (left) and filmmaker James Cameron (right) dedicate the new land, Pandora – The World of Avatar, at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Walt Disney Imagineering, in collaboration with Cameron and Lightstorm Entertainment, brought to life the mythical world of Pandora, inspired by Cameron’s blockbuster film AVATAR. Pandora – The World of Avatar brings a variety of exciting experiences to the park, including the family friendly attraction Na’vi River Journey, the exhilarating 3-D attraction Avatar Flight of Passage, as well as dining and merchandise locations. Disney’s Animal Kingdom is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (David Roark, photographer) (L-R) Wes Studi, Joel David Moore, Laz Alonso, Sam Worthington, James Cameron, Sigourney Weaver, Jon Landau, Stephen Lang and CCH Pounder take in the wonder of Pandora – The World of Avatar, at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Walt Disney Imagineering, in collaboration with Cameron and Lightstorm Entertainment, brought to life the mythical world of Pandora, inspired by Cameron’s blockbuster film AVATAR. Pandora – The World of Avatar brings a variety of exciting experiences to the park, including the family friendly attraction Na’vi River Journey, the exhilarating 3-D attraction Avatar Flight of Passage, as well as dining and merchandise locations. Disney’s Animal Kingdom is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Kent Phillips, photographer) (L-R) Jon Landau, Wes Studi, Joel David Moore, Sam Worthington, Stephen Lang, James Cameron, Zoe Saldana, CCH Pounder, Bob Iger, Sigourney Weaver and Laz Alonso pose during the dedication of the new land, Pandora – The World of Avatar, at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Walt Disney Imagineering, in collaboration with Cameron and Lightstorm Entertainment, brought to life the mythical world of Pandora, inspired by Cameron’s blockbuster film AVATAR. Pandora – The World of Avatar brings a variety of exciting experiences to the park, including the family friendly attraction Na’vi River Journey, the exhilarating 3-D attraction Avatar Flight of Passage, as well as dining and merchandise locations. Disney’s Animal Kingdom is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Matt Stroshane, photographer) On the eve of Wednesday, May 24 special dedication ceremony for Pandora – The World of Avatar, actress Zoe Saldana dropped by Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. to help celebrate the new land. Saldana, who played the Na’vi character Neytiri in James Cameron’s AVATAR film, and her husband, Marco Perego, were photographed at the magnificent floating mountains of Pandora before exploring the rest of the world. Pandora – The World of Avatar opens to the public on May 27. (Photo courtesy of Jon Landau) The Tree of Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom lights up Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in celebration of the new land, Pandora – The World of Avatar as it glows with bioluminescence at night. Pandora – The World of Avatar brings a variety of exciting experiences to the park, including the family friendly attraction Na’vi River Journey, the exhilarating 3-D attraction Avatar Flight of Passage, as well as dining and merchandise locations. Disney’s Animal Kingdom is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Kent Phillips, photographer) The Tree of Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom lights up Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in celebration of the new land, Pandora – The World of Avatar as it glows with bioluminescence at night. Pandora – The World of Avatar brings a variety of exciting experiences to the park, including the family friendly attraction Na’vi River Journey, the exhilarating 3-D attraction Avatar Flight of Passage, as well as dining and merchandise locations. Disney’s Animal Kingdom is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (Kent Phillips, photographer)

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