BASED on “The Dark Crystal,” Jim Henson’s groundbreaking 1982 feature film, “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” 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 Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” returns to the world of Thra with an all new adventure. When three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis’ power, they set out on an epic journey to ignite the fires of rebellion and save their world.
The title will feature 10 episodes and stars the voices of Taron Egerton (“Kingsman: The Secret Service”), Anya Taylor-Joy (“Split”) and Nathalie Emmanuel (“Furious 7”) as Rian, Brea and Deet, three Gelfling heroes.
Produced by The Jim Henson Company—popularly known for its Muppets characters—”The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” will be available on Netflix on Aug. 30. (PR)