Rising young actor Micke Moreno (“Escobar: Paradise Lost”) has been cast in the key role of Diego in the upcoming live-action “Dora the Explorer” film at Paramount Players and Walden Media.
Isabela Moner (“Sicario: Day of the Soldado,” “Transformers: The Last Knight”) will star as the titular teen who heads out on an adventure with her best friend, Boots the monkey, and her cousin Diego.
The film also stars Eugenio Derbez (“Instructions Not Included”) as roguish explorer Alejandro Gutierrez. “The Muppets” helmer James Bobin is directing from a script by Nick Stoller and Danielle Sanchez-Witzel.
Michael Bay is producing “Dora the Explorer” which opens August 2nd 2019.