New Finding Dory trailer shows fans old and new characters

The new trailer was released today. Picture: The Ellen Show on YouTube.
The new trailer was released today. Picture: The Ellen Show on YouTube.
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It's going to be a huge summer for film, and the anticipation for one of the season's biggest releases is definitely hotting up.

Today, the new trailer for Disney Pixar's Finding Dory was released on YouTube - and it looks like the new blockbuster will have all of the features that made its prequel, Finding Nemo, so charming.

Released in 2003, Finding Nemo enchanted parents and children across the globe with its heartwarming tale of a father clown fish named Marlin trying to bring his son, Nemo, home.

Along with lovable accomplice Dory, the star of the new film, they achieve their goal.

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The latest teaser clip, released today by Ellen DeGeneres (the voice of Dory) on her YouTube channel, reveals which previous characters will be making a reappearance, and who else we can expect to see on June 17.

We also learn that the forgetful blue fish, who has been swimming through our imaginations for more than a decade, is going on a quest to find her own family.

So will Marlin and Nemo be waving goodbye to their friend Dory? Find out when the film is released next month - and don't forget to let us know what you think of the trailer.

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