Netflix has presented the full cast for the next Master of the Universe: Revelation. The new series will serve as a direct follow-up to the beloved He-Man of the 80s and the Masters of the Universe, with Kevin Smith (Employees) heading the creative side. It has been revealed that nothing less than Mark Hamill will lead the way as the evil Skeletor.
The cast is full of highlights, including the likes of Batman: the animated series star Kevin Conroy, who is on board as Mer-Man. But Mark Hamill, in particular, feels like a big problem. Hamill also starred with Conroy in BTAS as Joker, and has resumed the role in several projects over the years. While Hamill will always be better known as Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars movies, has become an amazing voice after the years and having it on board adds something to the series.
Kevin Smith, who took Instagram, shared several behind-the-scenes photos of the recording process, including one with Mark Hamill. The program was initially announced in August of last year and it seems they did not waste time in starting production. Smith said this about the casting announcement in his post.
"Happy Valentine's Day from the Eternia Palace! We have launched some true masters of their trade for our cartoon Masters who will arrive on Netflix, including 2 Batmans, a Buffy and a Joker! Rob David of Mattel and Ted Biaselli gave him away to #mastersoftheuniverse with a cast of talented voices, which includes Chris Wood, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Mark Hamill, Lena Headey, Tiffany Smith, Diedrich Bader, Justin Long, Alicia Silverstone, Liam Cunningham, Griffin Newman, Henry Rollins and Jason Mewes as Stinkor
Mark Hamill, outside of his work as Clown Prince of Crime, has lent his voice to shows like Regular show, Trollhunters Y Justice League Action. It was also the voice of Chucky in the past year. Child's play restart. Hamill has also worked with Kevin Smith several times in the past, especially in Jay and silent Bob fight back. Speaking more, Smith talked a little about where they are in the process.
"We've recorded many episodes and the cast sounds great together! I'm Eternia-Ly grateful to Rob, Teddy and Melanie for taking all the stops on the way to Revelations! The world of #motu is incredibly rich in fantastic characters! and this cast (including the original #skeletor #alanopenheimer as #mossman) is an indication of how seriously we treat this return to #castlegrayskull. I can't wait for you to listen and watch our show! "
Another good detail is that Alan Oppenheimer, who was Skeletor's original voice, will return for the new show, as well as for Moss Man. The series does not yet have an established release date, but we will make sure to keep you informed as there is more Details available. Be sure to check out Kevin Smith's Instagram post, as well as the full post Masters of the Universe: Revelation Delivery list for you.
The cast of Masters of the Universe: Revelation is POWERFUL! pic.twitter.com/c2JSMuBSRD
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Topics: He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, Masters of the Universe, Streaming, Netflix