By Travis Martin
A new trailer has dropped for “Power Rangers,“ Lionsgate‘s upcoming adaption of the hit TV series. The trailer not only showed the Rangers in full costume, but also gave a first look at mentor Zordon (Bryan Cranston) and his assistant Alpha 5 (Bill Hader). Along with this, the trailer showed main villain Rita Rapulsa (Elizabeth Banks) fighting the Rangers and summoning her minions, the Putty Patrollers, along with her ally Goldar. The trailer also featured the Rangers’ Zords in action, forming the Megazord to fight Goldar.
The Rangers will be played by Dacre Montgomery (Jason the Red Ranger), Naomi Scott (Kimberly the Pink Ranger), Ludi Lin (Zack the Black Ranger), RJ Cyler (Billy the Blue Ranger), and Becky G. (Trini the Yellow Ranger). Dean Israelite directs the film, with a screenplay by John Gatins. Saban Brand produces the film. “Power Rangers” hits theaters March 24, 2017.