Hulu greenlights ‘Howard the Duck’ and three other animated Marvel shows

TechCrunch | 2/11/2019 | Staff
MysticHeart (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo: https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/gerberprimary.jpg?w=711




Four new animated Marvel series, plus a crossover special, are coming to Hulu.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Hulu has greenlit “MODOK,” “Hit-Monkey,” “Tigra & Dazzler Show” and “Howard the Duck.” The characters will then come together in a special titled “The Offenders.”

A-list - B-list - Marvel - Characters - Howard

These aren’t exactly A-list, or even B-list, Marvel characters. Howard the Duck (created by Steve Gerber) is probably the best-known — mostly for starring in a notorious ’80s flop — but I’ve also got a soft spot for MODOK, a gloriously ridiculous villain whose full name is Mental Organism Designed Only for Killing.

Presumably, the strategy here is to make funny shows about some of the weirder Marvel characters. And there are some established names working behind the scenes, with Kevin Smith signed up as a...
(Excerpt) Read more at: TechCrunch
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!