Pixar's 'Turning Red' Trailer: Hulk-Like Girl Turns Into a Giant Panda

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In the first teaser trailer for Disney/Pixar's "Turning Red," a 13-year-old girl named Mei Mei (Rosalie Chiang) is trying to get through school and life in general as a teenager without turning into a giant red panda.

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When Mei Mei is completely stressed out by her overbearing mom, Mei Lee (Sandra Oh), she spontaneously transforms into a panda — pink explosion smoke and all. In the trailer, we see how the whole turning into a giant animal thing catches her teachers and classmates off guard, which makes a lot of sense since transforming into a giant anything would be pretty alarming. Plus, we get some Backstreet Boys "Larger Than Life," which also makes sense.

Naturally, shapeshifting into a panda is mortifying for Mei Mei, so she's forced to try to figure out a way to control the emotions and anxiety she feels from her triggers. Or she's going to have to determine how to make it all work in her favor.

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Check out the teaser trailer below:

"Turning Red" will hit theaters March 11, 2022.

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