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The Trailer For Netflix’s Prequel Series ‘THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE’

May 18, 2017

Check out the first teaser trailer that Netflix has released for their upcoming prequel series THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE, which can be seen down below!

A prequel series to Jim Henson Company’s 1982 feature The Dark Crystal, Netflix will develop the series, which is set to start production later this fall.

Louis Leterrier will executive produce and direct. The 10-episode fantasy adventure series takes place many years before the events of the film. Set to shoot in the UK and starring fantastical, state-of-the-art creatures created by Jim Henson’s Creature Shop and Brian Froud, the original feature’s conceptual designer.

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance will be a Netflix original series produced by Jim Henson Company and executive produced by Letterier, Lisa Henson and Halle Stanford. Rita Peruggi will produce and Henson’s Blanca Lista will co-executive produce.

Jeffrey Adidas, Will Matthews and Javier Grillo-Maxuarch will write and co-executive produce.

Cindy Holland, Netflix’s VP Original Content said:

“THE DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE will combine the art of puppetry perfected by the Jim Henson Company, with Louis’ vision, powerful storytelling and a mix of a cutting-edge digital imagery and visual effects. I can’t wait for families around the world to see how we bring these unique characters to life.”

Lisa Henson, CEO of Jim Henson Company said:

“Louis Letterier is passionate about the world of THE DARK CRYSTAL and has an incredible creative vision for the series. He brings this passion to every facet of the production as he leads the talented team of artists and writers that are bringing this entire universe to life. Netflix has a deep respect for my father’s original work and the many people it inspired. They are the perfect partners to create this next epic chapter in THE DARK CRYSTAL story for new fans and the loyal fans who have waited so long for more adventures from this world.”

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