From creators Jeffrey Addiss and Will Matthews, comes a 10-episode fantasy adventure series that takes place many years before the events of Jim Henson’s beloved classic. We can’t wait to watch Netflix’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance – especially after seeing these stunning new images. In the new photos you can tell that these beautiful characters are being brought to life with amazing puppetry. No CGI here, folks. Check them out down below!
The amazing cast includes Taron Egerton, Nathalie Emmanuel, Anya Taylor-Joy, Mark Hamill, Andy Sandberg, Simon Pegg, Helena Bonham-Carter, Harris Dickinson, Eddie Izzard, Theo James, Toby Jones, Shazad Latif, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mark Strong, Alicia Vikander. Harvey Fierstein, Ralph Ineson, Jason Isaacs, Keegan-Michael Key, and Ólafur Darri Ólafsson.
Synopsis for The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance
This prequel tells a new epic story, set many years before the events of the movie, and realized using classic puppetry with cutting edge visual effects. The world of Thra is dying. The Crystal of Truth is at the heart of Thra, a source of untold power. But it is damaged, corrupted by the evil Skeksis, and a sickness spreads across the land. When three Gelfling uncover the horrific truth behind the power of the Skeksis, an adventure unfolds as the fires of rebellion are lit and an epic battle for the planet begins.
The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance premieres August 30 on Netflix. Are you ready to return back to the world of Thra?