Power Rangers: Once & Always Release Date, Cast, Plot, and Everything You Need to Know
The Power Rangers franchise has been going all out for its 30th anniversary with only a new special about Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Netflix has confirmed the launch date for this big comeback special, and the first synopsis was already released, giving fans their first look at what to expect.
The Power Rangers franchise has been one of the longest-running action franchises ever, and since Hasbro took over the property, it has only gotten bigger. This is truer than ever now because of a new special that brings back a few original cast members from the first series.
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always is the official name of the new 30th-anniversary special, which features classic cast members like David Yost, Walter E. Jones, Catherine Sutherland, and more. Fans will be able to watch this new special on April 19th, according to Netflix. As for what and how to expect from this storyline, the first plot summary has been released, and it shows that these old heroes are making a comeback that will make you feel nostalgic.
If you grew up in the '90s, you probably slept in on Saturday mornings to watch your favorite cartoons. You may also remember that you were a big fan of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. Well, we've received some good news. The Power Rangers will soon be back. Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Once so Always, a new special on Netflix, will feature the original cast.
In April 2023, a Netflix special will bring a few original actors from the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers TV show. Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always is the name of the special, and everything you need to know about it is down below.
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers From 1993 to 1995, Fox showed a superhero TV show called "Power Rangers." It's the first part of the well-known Power Rangers series, which has 29 seasons as well as three movies. When it came out in the 1990s, action figures, toys, or a lot of all other Power Rangers goods were quickly sold in stores.
Power Rangers: Once & Always Release Date
The Netflix special would come out on April 19, 2023, a Wednesday. You can anticipate it to show up in one Netflix account on this date at 12:00 PT/3:00 ET.
Power Rangers: Once & Always Cast
Two of the first Power Rangers will be in the special. Walter Jones, who played the Black Ranger Zack Taylor, or David Yost, who portrayed the first Blue Ranger Billy Cranston, will be there. Catherine Sutherland, who got to play Kat Hillard and ended up taking over as Pink Ranger in season 3 of an original series, Steve Cardenas, who got to play this same Red Ranger, Rocky DeSantos, beginning in season 2, Karan Ashley, who played the Yellow Ranger, Aisha Campbell, starting in season 2, and Johnny Yong Bosch, who did take over from Jones as Adam Park as the Black Ranger in season 2.
Entertainment Weekly says that Barbara Goodson will be back to speech Rita Repulsa, Richard Horvitz will be back to voice Alpha 5, and Charlie Kersh, daughter of the initial Yellow Ranger Thuy Trang, who died in 2001, will play a new character named Minh.
Jason David Frank died in 2022. He was best known for playing Tommy, the first Green Ranger. But someone is certainly playing this same Green Ranger in what looks like a backstage video of the making of the special. It's not clear who it is, and though Jones is home as Black Ranger, it may be Bosch or someone else.
Power Rangers: Once & Always Trailer
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Always doesn't have an official trailer, but in a behind-the-scenes video from Netflix that was shared on the official Power Rangers YouTube page, the cast and crew talk about coming back to the franchise.
Power Rangers: Once & Always Plot
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once & Still will bring back David Yost, who was the original Blue Ranger Billy on the first series and other shows, Walter E. Jones, who played Zack in the first season of Mighty Morphin, Catherine Sutherland, who was the second Pink Ranger, Kat, as in third season, Steve Cardenas, Karan Ashley, and Johnny Yong Bosch, who took over as Red Ranger in later seasons of Mighty Morphin (who took over as the Black Ranger).
During the 30th anniversary special stream on Hasbro Pulse, they gave hints about the special by saying, "Zordon, who was wise and strong, put together the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers 30 years ago. Now, the team is facing a threat from the past that they have seen before.
In the middle of a worldwide crisis, they are once again asked to become the heroes the world needs." With hints that these old stars will be putting on their costumes again, it's clear that both old and new fans will want to see it.
In the new adventure, the Rangers have to face a threat they have faced before. In the middle of a world recession, the world needs them to be heroes once again. Once & Always was inspired by the famous franchise slogan "Once a Ranger, Still a Ranger." It reminds everyone that when they become a Ranger, they are always welcome and part of a Ranger family.
EW says that the Rangers will come out on top in the series "one on one with a threat they have faced before. In the middle of an economic downturn, the world needs them to be heroes once again. Once & Always is based on the famous franchise slogan "Once a Ranger, Always a Ranger." It reminds everyone that once you become Ranger, you remain a part of the Ranger family yet always welcome."