Spirit riding free is an animated series that is produced by DreamWorks Animation Television. It was first released on Netflix on 5th May 2017 and has a total of 8 seasons as of June 2021.
This series is based on a traditionally animated film – Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron which was also nominated for Oscar in 2002.
The plot is about three 12-year-old girls – Fortuna Esperanza Navarro Prescott or ‘Lucky’, Prudence Granger or ‘Pru’ & Abigail Stone and their 3 horses – Spirit, Chica Linda, and Boomerang. Lucky was recently relocated from the city and befriends the other 2 girls and go for many adventures with their animal friends.
This animation is not a regular cartoon for your kids but it also displays many serious issues so that kids can gain knowledge from a young age. It covers topics like migration and assimilation which parents can discuss with their children.
The main cast of this series includes – Amber Frank as Lucky, Sydney Park as Pru, and Bailey Gambertoglio as Abigail. They have been lending their voices to this series since the beginning and will most likely continue doing so for Spirit Riding Free season 9 and many more seasons.
On 4th June 2021, a feature film named ‘Spirit Untamed’ was also released based on this story which is still available in theatres but possibly will be ready in VOD soon so you can watch it in the comfort of your homes. Meanwhile, you can check out its trailer here.
Spirit Riding Free season 9 has highly waited since its last episode in April 2019 as it is famous for leaving its audience on cliff-hangers. And when your audience is thousands of toddlers who desperately want to know about their favorite character’s story, you should better hurry up!
Spirit Riding Free Season 8, the last season of the show consisted of 6 episodes in which it was seen that the girls are getting used to the city life and were preparing for school. On the other hand, Lucky was debating to go to boarding school or not as she would have to leave Spirit behind.
Would she go to boarding school leaving her friends? You will get these answers and all these city life adventures in Spirit Riding Free Season 9.
As of now, it is confirmed that there will be Spirit Riding Free Season 9 on Netflix soon in 2021 but no definite date has been announced yet.
Spirit Riding Free Season 9 was originally supposed to premiere in 2020 but COVID-19 did not allow that. After a much delay, the creators are currently working on the new season and a new date can be announced anytime on which we will keep you updated!
But in the meantime, there are 8 seasons of Spirit Riding Free available on Netflix which you can watch with your children or by yourself!
This series was very positively received by the media. It was said that it is a sweet and wholesome series that raises awareness about important issues in a kid-friendly manner.
It also has strong female personalities which serve as good role models for young girls. It is an inspiring series that shows the challenges of growing up and prepares the kids to face them healthily.
But some parents were not happy with some themes of the show. They didn’t like when Spirit Riding Free Season 9 was announced as according to them it was teaching kids some wrong things.
In some episodes, it was observed that the characters are often seen lying to their parents or sneaking out of their homes which is not a good influence for the kids. They were happy that the show talks about some major issues in our society but it has also overlooked the small things.
What do you think about this series? Are you also against the release of Spirit Riding Free Season 9? Let us know in the comments down below!
Keeping the pace of the show's release in mind, all viewers expected to see Spirit Riding Free Season 9 in 2020. However, that did not happen. This delay may be due to the bird flu pandemic that delayed everything. Now, hoping that all goes well, we can expect to see Spirit Riding Free Season 9 in 2021.
Unlike other animated movies, Spirit is based on reality as much as possible. ... DreamWorks selected the now-named Spirit when he was a colt. Born to a stallion and mare that had been captured by the BLM in Oregon, Spirit was (and still is) a beautiful example of the Kiger mustang breed.
She was a charreada performing horse-riding stunts in El Circo Dos Grillos when she met and married Jim Prescott. Milagro died before her daughter Lucky was old enough to get to know her, but how she died has never been explained, although possible illness was hinted at.
Spirit Jr. is the son of Spirit from Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, his mother is Rain, his younger sister is Tabitha, his niece is a filly named Presley, and his grandmother is Esperanza. However, he also has his mother's white blaze. His father was a Kiger Mustang and he's a Kiger Mustang.
Fortuna Esperanza Navarro Prescott, more commonly known as Lucky in English, is the protagonist of Spirit Riding Free. She was born in the frontier town of Miradero to railroad scion Jim Prescott Jr. and Mexican circus performer Milagro Navarro.
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