‘Clone Excessive’ Reboot Launch Date: Gandhi Gone, Cleopatra Recast — HBO Max
HBO Max had us laughing, shivering and crying another time on Friday with a particular first take a look at the return of Clone High.
The batch of images was unveiled throughout the animated comedy’s WonderCon panel, the place a number of government producers and solid members have been available to preview the cult collection’ revival, which is able to premiere this spring.
For the uninitiated, Clone Excessive is an animated comedy a couple of highschool populated by teenage clones of great historic figures. The unique collection, which aired Stateside on MTV in 2003, was canceled after a single 13-episode season, ending with all of its characters being flash frozen in the highschool meat locker throughout a very eventful promenade evening.
Now, “after a highschool that was secretly being run as an elaborate army experiment to clone the best minds in historical past was placed on ice, the clones have been thawed out 20 years later to renew the experiment with new clone classmates — all whereas navigating a brand new set of cultural norms and overly dramatic teen relationships,” in accordance with the official logline.
Returning voices embrace Will Forte, Nicole Sullivan, Christa Miller, Donald Faison, Judah Miller, and government producers Phil Lord and Chris Miller.
Newcomers embrace Ayo Edebiri as Harriet Tubman, Vicci Martinez as Frida Kahlo, Kelvin Yu as Confucius, Neil Casey as Topher Bus, Jana Schmieding as Sacagawea, Sam Richardson as Wesley, Mo Gaffney as Ms. Grumbles, Al Madrigal as Frederico, Danny Pudi as Dr. Neelankavil, Emily Maya Mills as Ethel Merman, Michael Bolton as Michael Bolton, Mandy Moore as Mandy Moore, Ian Ziering as Ian Ziering, and Steve Kerr as Steve Kerr.
A number of main adjustments have occurred within the 20 years since Clone Excessive first aired. For instance, it’s possible you’ll discover that there isn’t any longer a clone of Gandhi, who was a serious character within the authentic collection. Moreover, Cleopatra — beforehand voiced by white actress Miller — will now be voiced by Mitra Jouhari.
From MTV Leisure Studios, Clone Excessive is executive-produced by Lord, Miller, Invoice Lawrence, Erica Rivinoja and Erik Durbin.
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