Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons and Futurama, heads to Netflix with Disenchantment, a very-funny looking new animated series set within a fantasy realm. Groening and his team appear to be creating a series that owes more to Futurama than it does The Simpsons, right down to the voice actors and animation style. Watch the hilarious new Disenchantment trailer below.
Well, gosh darn it, this looks like a heck of a lot of fun. Futurama was one of the all-time great animated shows, and the tone and style of Futurama seems to have been transplanted over to Disenchantment. In the series, alcoholic Princess Bean (voiced by Broad City star Abbi Jacobson), sets out on a series of misadventures in her enchanted kingdom of Dreamland. Along the way, Bean is accompanied “by her feisty elf companion Elfo, and her personal demon Luci.”
This trailer promises more of the irreverent, off-beat, yet surprisingly touching humor that Groening and company perfected on The Simpsons and Futurama. Amidst...