Rio 3 is an upcoming 2018 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. 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 and bring their friends from Rio, Deb and Bob along. Meanwhile, Marcel also goes 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 18 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.
  • Lily Day as Bia, Blu and Jewel's second daughter. She was previously voiced by Amandla Stenberg in the second film.
  • 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. In the movie, he has died of old age after the events of Rio 2 and appears in flashbacks.
  • Rita Moreno as Mimi, Edaurdo's older sister and Jewel's aunt.
  • Carlos Ponce as Marcel, he serves as main antagonist, and wants revenge on the birds.
  • Peter Stormare as Slither, Marcel's pet snake and the secondary antagonist.
  • Nick Offerman as Rodrigo, Eduardo's old friend and Blu's long lost father.
  • Katherine Heigl as Rita, 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.
  • Owen Wilson as Kevin, Rodrigo and Rita'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.
  • Hannibal Buress as Cal, Blu's younger brother. He is cool, smooth talking, wise cracking and sometimes sarcastic.
    • Issac Ryan Brown voices a chick Cal.
  • Dave Franco as Jay, Blu's second 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.
  • Jenifer Lewis as Deb, a coconut stand worker from Rio and Bob's wife
  • Craig Robinson as Bob, a former comedian from Miami and Deb's husband.