In a becoming finish to celebrations surrounding “Elvis Week,” and in commemoration of the 42nd anniversary of his loss of life, Netflix has simply introduced they’ve ordered a brand new grownup animated motion comedy collection, Agent King, that includes the King himself, Elvis Presley. The streaming big is teaming up with Priscilla Presley, John Eddie, Sony Photos Animation, Sony Photos Tv and Genuine Manufacturers Group on the present, wherein Elvis Presley trades in his white jumpsuit for a jet pack as he’s covertly inducted right into a secret authorities spy program to assist battle the darkish forces that threaten the nation he loves — all whereas holding down his day job because the King Of Rock And Roll. Say that 3 times quick!
And… inquiring minds need to know who’s gonna voice the lead?
Priscilla Presley commented, “From the time Elvis was a younger boy, he all the time dreamed of being the superhero preventing crime and saving the world! Agent King lets him just do that. My co-creator John Eddie and I are so excited to be working with Netflix and Sony Animation on this superb mission and getting the possibility to point out the world an Elvis they haven’t seen earlier than.”
Priscilla Presley and John Eddie will function co-creators and government producers on the collection. Jerry Schilling will function one of many consultants on the mission. Mike Arnold (Archer) will function showrunner, author, and government producer. Fletcher Moules will function supervising director and co-executive producer. Legendary designer, John Varvatos, will customized design Elvis’ whole wardrobe for the collection and function a consulting producer. Genuine Manufacturers Group’s Jamie Salter will function government producer; Marc Rosen and Corey Salter will function co-executive producers.
Dan Sarto is Writer and Editor-at-Massive of Animation World Community.