How To Train Your Dragon 3 is an upcoming computer animated film, due to be released on March 1, 2019. The second sequel in the series will be directed and written By Dean DeBlois and produced by Bonnie Arnold. The film will be executive produced by Dean DeBlois and Chris Sanders.
- This is the first DreamWorks Animation film to be distributed by Universal Pictures.
- It will also be Universal Pictures' second animated theatrical film released in March, after The Lorax in 2012.
- This also marks DreamWorks Animation's first trilogy to have each installment distributed by a different studio over the years (Paramount distributed the first movie in 2010, and Fox distributed the second movie in 2014)
- The release date was delayed numerous times. First, it was scheduled for release on June 18, 2016, which was later changed to June 17, 2016. Then, the release date was moved to June 9, 2017 until it was pushed back to June 29, 2018, which was later moved up to May 18, 2018, taking over the release date of Warner Animation Group's The Lego Movie Sequel. Finally, the release date was pushed back again to March 1, 2019.