Nearly three a long time after Gremlins 2 hit theaters, the franchise concerning the little creatures generally known as Mogwai is prepared for a comeback. It’s not being rebooted, although. Instead, an animated Gremlins prequel sequence is within the works for the upcoming WarnerMedia streaming service.
Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai is about within the 1920s and encompasses a younger Mr. Wing–who was launched within the first movie–as he meets the Mogwai everyone knows as Gizmo. A sequence description reads, “Along with a teenage street thief named Elle, Sam and Gizmo take a perilous journey through the Chinese countryside, encountering, and sometimes battling, colorful monsters and spirits from Chinese folklore. On their quest to return Gizmo to his family and uncover a legendary treasure, they are pursued by a power-hungry industrialist and his growing army of evil Gremlins.”
In a press launch, it is famous the sequence will encompass 10 half-hour episodes, with no indication of whether or not that can merely be for the primary season or if it is your complete present. No casting has been introduced but, however the sequence comes from author Tze Chun (Gotham) and an extended record of producers with credit that embody The Americans, the upcoming Animaniacs reboot, Teen Titans Go!, and Coraline, amongst different titles.
Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai joins a rising roster of exhibits which might be set for the upcoming WarnerMedia service. The different notable venture is Dune: The Sisterhood, which can have a pilot directed by Denis Villeneuve, the author and director behind the upcoming Dune movie reboot.
There’s presently no introduced launch date for the brand new service or a premiere date for any of its upcoming applications.