Crunchyroll Y Zoe Saldana come together in an epic collaboration. Currently, the platform It is one of the ones that reaches the public the most, especially for anime fans. Even this week it has reached the five million subscribers and more than 120 million users who have already signed up as well. Numbers that indicate that the service is experiencing incredible growth around the world since its inception in 2006.
In fact, its catalog has 1,000 titles and 30,000 episodes for fans of the genre in more than 200 countries and territories. And its success is such that this great performer will produce a series in conjunction with the platform. Here we tell you what they are up to and what this animated show will be like.
+ Crunchyroll will make a series with Zoe Saldaña
Crunchyroll just announced the development of an animated series called Dark Star Squadron in conjunction with the seal Cinestar Pictures, which is owned by Zoe Saldana, protagonist of Guardians of the Galaxy. The production company will write the scripts and both Zoe and Cisely and Marielle Saldaña they will be executive producers. Sonia A. Gambaro and Maytal Gilboa of Pollinate Entertainment will also handle production.
“Being true fans of animation and anime, we are very excited about the opportunity to work with Crunchyroll to bring ‘Dark Star Squadron’ to such a huge audience. We are looking forward to everyone getting to meet the crew and continue the journey of our peculiar heroes “, they expressed Zoe, Cisely and Marielle Saldaña.
About this merger with Cinestar, Joanne Waage, General Manager of Crunchyroll, said she is proud of this upcoming project. “The enormous growth of our service is indicative of the growing love for anime and its well-deserved prominence within popular culture. Zoe and her team will bring their own love for anime to their story and here we are thrilled to be able to shape part of it “, he indicated.
+ What is Dark Star Squadron about
According to Crunchyroll’s official synopsis, Dark Star Squadron is a series that follows the adventure of four space cadets who return from a trip and discover that their land is totally in ruins and that most of the people in the world have disappeared. The goal, now alone, will be to find them and regain the life they once had.
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