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Posted by Renee on 01 September 2017 with 0 Comments
YouTube Red is headed to outer space with its latest comedy pickup.
The streaming service has ordered space adventure buddy comedy Dallas & Robo from animation studio and production company Shadowmachine. The eight-episode series, which will premiere on Red in 2018, is set to star wrestler-turned-actor John Cena as the warrior-poet Robo and 2 Broke Girls’ Kat Dennings as sassy space trucker Dallas. The duo navigate their way through cannibal bikers, rival space truckers and vending machine burritos as they try to make a few dollars through the seedy world of interplanetary big rigging.
The voice cast also includes Jane Lynch, Dana Snyder, Giancarlo Esposito, Clancy Brown, Bree Williamson, Nat Faxon, Taran Killam and Milana Vayntraub.
Shadowmachine, the animation studio and production company that previously produced Robot Chicken and currently produces BoJack Horseman, is producing Dallas & Robo, which was created by Mike Roberts, who has previously directed F Is for Family and BoJack Horseman.
Roberts is also serving as executive producer alongside Dallas & Robo writers Matt Mariska (Robot Chicken) and Andy Sipes (Archer) and Cena.
“With Kat Dennings and John Cena bringing these animated characters to life, I have no doubt viewers are going to have fun watching this imaginative, new outer space comedy from Shadowmachine,” said YouTube global head of original content Susanne Daniels.
Added Cena, “I’m thrilled to join Kat and the rest of this fantastic voice cast for Dallas & Robo. The writing for this series is flat-out funny and very creative, and I’m really looking forward to being a part of
such a unique, entertaining project.”
WWE will host Dallas & Robo on its YouTube channel, which has more than 17.4 million subscribers. Cena, a 16-time WWE champion, is among the top 100 most-viewed celebrities on YouTube this year.
Posted by Renee on 12 November 2014 with 0 Comments
I’ve added one HQ still from Kat’s upcoming appearance on The Newsroom!
Episode #21: “Run”Debut: SUNDAY, NOV. 16 (9:00 – 10:00 p.m.) on HBOWith Rebecca (Marcia Gay Harden) again tasked with defending ACN in a possible lawsuit, Will tries to protect Neal from the fallout over the DOD leak. Charlie (Sam Waterston) and Leona (Jane Fonda) enter the fray of a hostile – takeover gambit involving Reese’s (Chris Messina) half – siblings, Blair (Kat Dennings) and Randy Lansing (Chris Smith). Sloan fears Don (Thomas Sadoski) may be guilty of cashing in on insider information; Maggie ponders the ethics of eavesdropping; Hallie (Grace Gummer) pays a price for a late – night tweet.
Posted by Renee on 18 September 2014 with 0 Comments
“The Newsroom” might be coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean creator Aaron Sorkin doesn’t have a lot to tell fans. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Sorkin teased new castings, anticipated weddings and government whistleblowers.According to Sorkin, “2 Broke Girls” star Kat Dennings will step in as Reese’s (Chris Messina) half-sister who, with her brother (Reese’s half-brother), owns “a 45-percent share of the controlling stock in the company,” which leads to inevitable trouble on the show.