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As the relationship between Netflix and Marvel gets worse, the power of the comics is entering into a new pact for a series of four series animated with Hulu.
The transmitter, which will soon be controlled by the majority by Marvel, Disney as part of the sale of assets of Fox, has four animated series (and a special one) with green light as part of a new partnership with the giant comic.
Animated series for adults based on the popular characters of Marvel Television. MODOK, Hit-Monkey, Tigra and Dazzler Y Howard the duck They have ordered the series. Similar to the original agreement of four Netflix series, all animated Hulu shows will culminate in a special called The criminals. (From Netflix Jessica Jones, Daredevil, Iron Fist Y Luke Cage culminated with mash-up miniseries The Defenders.) The four Hulu series, and the specials, will be produced by Marvel Television director Jeph Loeb. They will expand the Marvel slate on Hulu, which already includes drama series. The fugitives, who is waiting for news about his third season after his second year of career left all episodes on December 21.
The agreement with Hulu comes when Marvel's relationship with Netflix has soured in recent months with the surprising cancellations of Daredevil, Luke Cage Y Iron fist. The defenders It was considered a unique mini, Reckless cleave The Punisher is waiting for a third potential season and the next cycle of Jessica Jones There are a few months left.
Marvel will also be a major supplier to Disney's next competitor, Netflix, Disney +, with TV feature series focusing on Loki, Winter Soldier / Falcon, as well as Vision and Secret Witch, all with the MCU star. The momentum of the animation comes almost a year after Marvel closed its planned dead Pool Animated series that was in the works in FX with Donald Glover attached. "[Glover’s] dead Pool The animated series did not work because Marvel did not want to do it. I mean, that's really what it comes down to. It did not fit with what they wanted to do with dead Pool, and it is your brand. It's your decision, "FX president John Landgraf told reporters at TCA on February 4.
For Hulu, the four Marvel series arrive as the animation has become a power for the transmitters. Series that includes Adult Swim & # 39; s Rick and Morty, Comedy Central & # 39; s South Park, Fox Family man Y Bob burgers they are all among the most acquired programming of the streamer. Based on its performance, Hulu has continued to invest in the lively space with Solar opposites, an original series of Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland.
The descriptions of the four animated series of Marvel de Hulu, and the special, follow:
• M.O.D.O.K. it centers around an egomaniac supervillain with a really big head and a really small body, struggling to maintain control of his evil organization and his demanding family. Writers Jordan Blum and Patton Oswalt will also be executive producers.
• Hit-Monkey tells the story of a battered Japanese snow monkey, guided by the ghost of an American killer, while cutting a wide swathe through the underworld of Tokyo in this cinematically dark and brutally funny revenge saga. The writers Josh Gordon and Will Speck will be executive producers.
• Tigra & Dazzler Show is a story about two awakened superheroes and best friends, Tigra and Dazzler, as they fight for recognition among the powerful people that make up the eight million stories in Los Angeles. The writers Erica Rivinoja and Chelsea Handler are the executive producers.
• Howard the duck he is trapped in a world he never did, but the favorite fighter birds of the United States hope to return home with the help of his unstoppable friend Gal, Beverly, before the evil Dr. Bong can turn him into the most crunchy dish on the menu . The writers Kevin Smith and Dave Willis will also be executive producers.
• The criminals Follow MODOK, Dazzler, Tigra, Hit Monkey and Howard the Duck, as they are all forced to unite to save the world and certain parts of the universe.
The Marvel TV board also includes ABC Protection agents, the third and final season of FX & # 39; s. Legion, Fox The gifted and free form Cloak and Dagger The company is divided by CAA.