The Dark Crystal, the Age of Resistance : first trailer for the series Netflix

In 1982, fans of fantasy discovered the Dark Crystal. Between theneverending Story and Willow, the movie was taking us to the confines of the world of Thra. Jen and Kira, the only survivors of the race of Gelfings go in search of a crystal shard, which gives its force to the Mystics, a people of sages. Their adventure will be full of twists and turns, they will have to face the Skekses, its terrible creatures that hold the peaceful people hostage. This prequel, adapted from the new J. M Lee, the Dark Crystal and Shadows of The Dark, describes the rebellion that committed. The Skeksis have opened up the black crystal and they transform into the guardians of the planet into creatures hungry for longevity and power.

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Netflix transpose the universe of the film in a scenery of CGI and it is rather successful. The decorations in paper mache of the film have become plains, mysterious and magical. For the characters, the series of Jeffrey Addiss, Javier Grillo-Mar and Will Matthews made the bet to keep the puppets, almost identical. The Skeksis, between crows and reptiles are very similar to the originals.

The series is expected to be August 30, next makes use of names for the voices. Taron Egerton, currently at the poster for RocketMan will Rian as Anya Taylor Joy (Split) will lend her voice to Brea, the two main characters. Nathalie Emmanuel (Game of Thrones) and Helena Bonham Carter (Fight Club) will also be of the party. Natalie Dormer (Game of Thrones) and Theo James (Divergent) will slip into the skin of other Gelflings. On the side of the Skeksis, there is also the beautiful world, Mark Hamill (Star Wars) and Jason Isaacs (Harry Potter) will give the reply to Simon Pegg (Shaun of the Dead) and Andy Samberg (Brooklyn nine-nine). At the realization, Netflix has appealed to Louis Leterrier, the director of the controversial The Incredible Hulk.