The Huge Image
- Knuckles, the upcoming sequence on Paramount+, will carry again Idris Elba because the titular echidna in a brand new journey.
- The sequence takes place between the occasions of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 and Sonic the Hedgehog 3.
- The sequence debuts on April 26, 2024.
The guardian of the Chaos Emeralds is again in Knuckles, the upcoming occasion sequence from Paramount+ set within the Cinematic World of Sonic the Hedgehog and which is able to debut on Paramount+ in April. The series will bring back Idris Elba, reprising his position because the titular echidna from Sonic the Hedgehog 2, on a model new journey which takes place between the occasions of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 and the recently-announced Sonic the Hedgehog 3.
Initially portrayed as a rival to Sonic due to manipulation by the series’ antagonist, Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey), Knuckles ultimately turns into one among Sonic’s closest allies and a steadfast protector of the Grasp Emerald, a robust gem that controls the sequence’ mystical Chaos Emeralds. Knuckles is distinguished by his sturdy sense of obligation, typically main him to work alone to meet his duties.
Nevertheless, his loyalty and bravado make him a precious good friend and ally within the struggle in opposition to evil. The present follows Knuckles (Elba) on a brand new action-packed comedy-adventure crammed with pathos and self-discovery as he makes the choice to coach Wade (Adam Pally, reprising his role from the movie franchise) as his apprentice and train him the methods of the echidna warriors.
Who Else Seems in ‘Knuckles’?
The ensemble cast includes visitor stars Stockard Channing (The West Wing), Edi Patterson (The Righteous Gems), Scott Mescudi (Don’t Look Up), Ellie Taylor (Ted Lasso), Julian Barratt (Mindhorn), Rory McCann (Sport of Thrones), Cary Elwes (Mission: Unattainable — Useless Reckoning), Christopher Lloyd (Again to the Future), Paul Scheer (Black Monday), and Rob Huebel (Childrens Hospital). Particular visitor star Ben Schwartz will also appear in the series as Sonic the Hedgehog, in addition to particular visitor star Tika Sumpter, reprising her position as Maddie. Colleen O’Shaughnessey can even return as a particular visitor star in her position as Tails, additionally reprising her position from Sonic the Hedgehog 2.
All the inventive crew from the sooner motion pictures has come again for the sequence, with Jeff Fowler, the director and executive producer of the films, directing the pilot episode and aiding in adapting the movie’s distinct cinematic animation type for TV. Neal H. Moritz, Toby Ascher, John Whittington, and Toru Nakahara are additionally returning to function govt producers, joined by Idris Elba in the identical capability. The sequence has introduced on further administrators reminiscent of Ged Wright, Brandon Trost, Jorma Taccone, and Carol Banker.
Knuckles will premiere on Friday, April 26, completely on Paramount+ within the U.S. and Canada; the next day, April 27, in all further Paramount+ territories; and in Japan later this yr. Sonic the Hedgehog 3 will be released in theaters on Dec 20th, 2024. Try the trailer above.
- Launch Date
- October 12, 2023