“Turning Red” attracted audiences by bringing back the early 2000s as it debuted in the early ’00s on Disney+ in February in response to Monsters Inc theory.
The animated coming-of-age Pixar film followed the story of 13-year old Mei Lee as she’s torn between her family obligations and the exciting excitement of her young life.
The life of the young girl soon spirals out of control after she learns an undiscovered family secret: that of red pandas’ power.
The film’s director Domee Shi has finally answered some of the fan theories surrounding the film following a comment from viewers that Mei Lee’s friend seemed familiar to them.
Looking to find Pixar Easter eggs in the film for families Many moviegoers thought Abby might represent an old version of Boo of Monsters, Inc.
In a post via social networks, the observant viewers pointed out the similarities between two Pixar characters with regards to their hairstyles and clothing. Both characters sport elegant dark fringe, and both wear clothes in purple and pink. Some of the flowers on Abby’s outfit look like the ones on Boo’s door.
After seeing the online speculation, Shi has now spoken out about the fan theories by defining who Abby is at one time and for all time.
“Oh I was there, I saw that. I was on TikTok,” the director laughed while talking to ComicBookMovie.com. “I do not want to ruin the conspiracy theories of people, or the rabbit hole investigation, since it’s always fun, however, Abby isn’t an old Boo unfortunately.”
But, she acknowledged that there were some visual similarities between these two people, and suggested they could be linked in some way.
Shi commented: “You know, they might be connected. It is easy to see the similarities in the hair. I like the thought that people are taking notice the fact that Boo has a connection to Korean. That’s cool. I’m in support of that!” monsters inc
While it seems like they’re near to knowing more information about Boo however, the fans were not right at the end of the day. Boo’s real identity is likely to remain a mystery for a long time.