Rio 3 is an upcoming 2021 American 3D computer-animated adventure-musical film directed by Carlos Saldanha and produced by Blue Sky Studios, 20th Century Fox Animation and 20th Century Fox and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the third film in Rio film series. The film will be released on June 7, 2021.


The film is set one year after the sequel and Blu begins to recall memories of his long lost parents and eventually they arrive in the Amazon along with his three long lost brothers.

Tulio, Linda and Ferdnando travel to the Amazon to visit Blu. Meanwhile, Nigel and his gang also go to the Amazon to get revenge on them.


  • Jesse Eisenberg as Blu, a male spix's macaw, and the protagonist of film
  • Anne Hathaway as Jewel, a female spix's macaw, Blu's wife, and the deuteragonist.
  • Leslie Mann as Linda Gunderson, Blu's former owner and Tulio's wife.
  • Rodrigo Santoro as Tulio Monteiro, a brazilliam ornithologist and Linda's husband.
  • Jake T. Austin as Fernando, Linda and Tulio's adopted son and Marcel's former henchman. In the movie, he is now 16 years old.
  • George Lopez as Rafael, a Toco Toucan, and Blu and Jewel's friend.
  • Jamie Foxx as Nico, a Yellow canary that loves samba and is Pedro's close and best friend.
  • as Pedro, a Red-crested cardinal, and is Nico's close and best friend.
  • Rachel Crow as Carla, Blu and Jewel's first daughter.
  • Amandla Stenberg as Bia, Blu and Jewel's second daughter.
  • Pierce Gagnon as Tiago, Blu and Jewel's son.
  • Tracy Morgan as Luiz, a bulldog.
  • Bebel Gilberto as Eva, Rafael's wife who sings off-key.
  • Andy Garcia as Eduardo, Jewel's father and Blu's father in-law.
  • Rita Moreno as Mimi, Edaurdo's older sister and Jewel's aunt.
  • Bruno Mars as Roberto, Jewel's childhood friend.
  • Jemaine Clement as Nigel, a Sulfur-crested Cockatoo and the main antagonist.
  • Tom Hiddleston as Jack, an Emerald Tree Boa and the secondary antagonist.
  • Danny Trejo as Manuel, a Harpy Eagle and one of the two tertiary antagonists.
  • Javier Bardem as Ignacio, a Green Iguana and one of the two tertiary antagonists.
  • Liam Neeson as Rodrigo, Eduardo's old friend and Blu's long lost father.
  • Meryl Streep as Catherine, a friendly and caring female Spix's Macaw who is Blu's long lost mother and Rodrigo's wife. Unlike other Spix Macaws, she thinks humans aren't all that bad.
  • Antonio Banderas as Miguel, Rodrigo's younger brother and Blu's uncle.
  • Owen Wilson as Kevin, Rodrigo and Catherine's eldest son and Blu's older brother. He is often egotistical but he is still kind.
    • Cyrus Arnold voices a chick Kevin 
  • T.J. Miller as Roger, Blu's second older brother. He is also kind but is also goofy and clumsy.
    • Jet Jurgensmeyer voices a chick Roger.
  • Sofia Vergara as Maria, Blu's younger sister and Roberto's love interest. She is cool, smooth talking, wise cracking and sometimes sarcastic.
    • Isabella Acres voices a chick Maria.
  • Michael Peña as Jay, Blu's younger brother. He is energetic and plays soccer using brazil nuts.
    • Justin Felbinger voices a chick Jay.
  • Ryan Potter as Lloyd, a handsome Spix Macaw chick and Carla's crush.
  • Jaden Smith as Francis, Bia's love interest.
  • Suri Cruise as Carmen, Tiago's love interest.
  • Bob Costas as Bob Cuckoo Bird, a cuckoo bird and one of the Game Announcers at the Pit of Doom

Trivia Edit

  • This will be the 3rd film in the Rio Franchise
  • Blu's long lost family will be introduced

Soundtrack Edit

  1. Lucid Dream - Owl City
  2. Cinematic - Owl City