GREMLINS Hatching an Animated Series

Credit Warner Bros

Credit Warner Bros

And it's a good thing he did; though we haven't had a new adventure featuring the cuddly Mogwai and its scaly green progeny since 1990's Gremlins 2: The New Batch-itself a half-parody of the original-Gremlins remains a cult favorite. However, the franchise has kind of stalled out since then and fans haven't seen a Mogwai in earnest for almost 20 years. Television and Amblin Television.

Television and Amblin Television are now looking to adapt Joe Dante's iconic monster movies for a new animated series that will be a part of their new streaming platform WarnerMedia. One would imagine that Chun is hard at work on the series since WarnerMedia expects to launch its unnamed streaming service later this year.

The potential series would be a prequel and follow Mr. Wing, the Chinese grandfather played in the films by Keye Luke, as a young man as he goes on adventures with the friendly Mogwai Gizmo. Tze Chun, a veteran of TV series like Gotham and Once Upon a Time, is attached to write and executive produce.

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However, the company clearly knows that this technology should eventually be in every home. However, the first HoloLens headset was a very bulky device to put on your head.

Variety was first to report the Gremlins news. What other originals do you want to see on the WarnerMedia streaming service? Fans can also expect a combination of original shows based on existing WarnerMedia IP and re-airs of existing content, while also shifting some of their homegrown properties away from current streaming platforms like Netflix.

While we're waiting on those to roll in: what do you make of the above?

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