Descendants 4 Release Date, Trailer, Cast, Plot Revealed

Descendants 4 movie is one of the most awaited film among teenage fantasy lovers and fans are very eager to watch the new part of the franchise now.

Josann McGibbon and Sara Parriott written, Tracey Jeffrey and Judy Taylor’s produced film proved to be the biggest Disney movie franchise that has topped the Billboards whenever it has made appearance online for the first time.

First part came out in 2015 on the Disney Channel, following a sequel in 2017 and eventually third part of the movie was released in 2019 and that too proved to be a huge success.

But is there any info available regarding the launch of 4th part?

Is there gonna be a Descendants 4?

Yes, a fourth part for Descendants is confirmed by Disney+ and the principal filming for the film will begun around October 2022.

First Descendants movie was released in 2015, Descendants 2 come out in 2017, Descendants 3 in 2019 and finally a fourth part is under pre-production which will come out in 2023.

When is Descendants 4 coming out on Disney Plus?

Descendants 4: Hell it’s Good to be Evil is expected to release around July 2023 if the filming wrapped up till January 2023.

The official renewal announcement has been made by the Disney+ in a recent press release citing that the filming will begun in fall 2022.

Also, it has been confirmed that the fourth movie of Descendants will be released under the working title ‘The Pocketwatch’.

The award winning filmmaker Jennifer Phang is directing the film from the scripts written by Russell Sommer and Dan Frey.

Mark Hofeling is returning as production designer, and Gary Marsh as executive producer.

Descendants 4 release date

Here’s the official announcement made by Disney Branded TV president Ayo Davis:

"With a captivating script and Jennifer Phang's directorial vision, we're setting a new high bar of creativity and imagination, with a movie that ups the ante on story, song and dance to entertain young viewers, their families, and the global fan base that grew up with the aspirational story of 'Descendants'…We join them in anticipation as we prepare to deliver a great new entertainment experience to Disney+."

Previously, there were rumors that the series filmmakers cancelled everything since Cameron Boyce died from epilepsy complications.

Dove is unable to recover from the trauma and she even said that she hate the idea of making new film without Boyce.

Lonnie(Dianne Doan) and Audrey(Sarah Jeffery) wasn’t seen in Descendants 3 due to their busy schedule with other projects.

Dianne was busy with the professional R.O.A.R. team for Northern Wei and Sarah was involved in other important tasks.

They will make their appearance in the new Descendants 4 movie. Interstellar 2 and Sicario 3 are two another sequels that fans are waiting for a very long time but still no signs of revival can be seen.

Will there be a Descendants 5?

Descendants 5 might happen in the near future because in Sep 2021, Disney revealed that two new films of the film were in development.

One of them is revealed to be the fourth part of the movie franchise while the second movie is still awaited.

Fans are wondering if the musical comedy will return for a fifth instalment so the answer is there will be a 5th part if the movie if it gets announced by the original producers.

Descendants 4 cast
Dove Cameron in Schmigadoon

The arrival of fifth part is not possible without releasing a fourth part. Whenever a fourth Descendants will come out on Disney+ then we can expect to see a fifth Descendant movie on the Disney.

On 13 Aug 2021, a special animated episode of 22 minutes namely Descendants: The Royal Wedding was aired on the Disney Channel.

This is the only recent movie appeared after Descendants 2019 film which acknowledged the character of Carlos played by late actor Cameron Boyce, and Cheyenne Jackson who plays Hades in Descendants 3.

How many Descendants movies are there?

There are a total of three Descendant movies(two in production), three short series, and a special. Here’s the list of all the movies in chronological order.

MovieRelease DateDuration
Descendants31 July 20151 Hour 52 minutes
Descendants 221 July 20171 Hour 51 minutes
Descendants 32 August 20191 Hour 48 minutes
Descendants 420231 Hour 45 minutes

Who will cast in Descendants 4?

  • Ricardo Hurtado will place Cameron Boyce for the role of Carlos in Descendants 4.
  • Dove Cameron as Mal, daughter of Maleficent
  • Booboo Stewart as Jay, son of Jafar and Yzma
  • Mitchell Hope as Ben, son of Belle and Beast
  • Sarah Jeffery as Princess Audrey, daughter of Princess Aurora and Prince Phillip
  • Bobby Moynihan as the Voice of Dude, Carlos’ dog
  • Brenna D’Amico as Jane, daughter of the Fairy Godmother
  • Brenda Song as Evie, daughter of The Evil Queen and Gaston
  • Melanie Paxson as the Fairy Godmother,
  • Thomas Doherty as Harry Hook, son of Captain Hook
  • Cheyenne Jackson as Hades, ruler of the underworld
  • China Anne McClain as Uma, daughter of Ursula
  • Zachary Gibson as Doug, son of Dopey the Dwarf
  • Jedidiah Goodacre as Chad Charming, son of Cinderella
  • Anna Cathcart as Dizzy Tremaine, daughter of Drizella Tremaine
  • Jadah Marie as Celia, the daughter of Dr. Facilier
  • Dan Payne as King Beast, Queen Belle’s husband and Ben’s father
  • Dylan Playfair as Gil, son of Gaston and ally of Uma
  • Keegan Connor Tracy as Queen Belle, Beast’s wife and Ben’s mother
  • Shane Cameron Davis As hadie

Descendants 4 New Movie Trailer

No official trailer or teaser has been released by the Disney animation studios that could reveal the possible plot for the upcoming part. Since, the chances of releasing another part are pretty slim, we don’t expect too much.

descendants 4 trailer

No matter how hard fans try nobody knows what day does Descendants 4 come out. It’s definitely a Friday as all the three films have been released on Fridays, either its first, second or third part.

About Descendants

The film follows a group of teenagers who are in the middle of adjusting their lives outside their island prison while on a mission to steal the Fairy godmother’s wand, this wand is also the key to their independences that will make them free from their parents captivity.

Mal, Carlos, Evie, and Jay are the children of supervillains who must return to Auradon. Audrey is jealous of Mal because she stole the Maleficent’s sceptre and is now terrorizing the locals.

What will be the plot for Descendants 4?

The story for the fourth part is inspired from Alice in Wonderland book where daughter of the queen, Red, and daughter of Cindrella, Chloe travels back in time using the magical pocket watch of White rabbit to prevent a catastrophic event that is going to happen in Auradon.

Director Phang also revealed that the movie will take the audiences through the rabbit hole to the hostile unincorporated territory of Wonderland. More exciting stuff is yet to come.

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Lakshya wrote articles on a wide array of topics for several years, from entertainment and pop culture to history and literature. Before that, he was completing his BSc (Hons) degree from Delhi University. It is his deeply-rooted love for performing arts and visual media that led him to become the co-founder of CasTalkie website in November 2020.


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