"DreamWorks Animation Television and Netflix Reveal Cast forAll-New Original Series She-Ra and the Princesses of Power
Starring Aimee Carrero, Karen Fukuhara, Marcus Scribner, AJ Michalka,Lorraine Toussaint, Reshma Shetty, Christine Woods, Jordan Fisher, VellaLovell,Merit Leighton, Lauren Ash, Genesis Rodriguez and Sandra Oh
For the honor of Grayskull! DreamWorks Animation Television has revealedthe cast of the upcoming Netflix original series DreamWorks She-Ra and thePrincesses of Power, set to be released globally in 2018.
*Aimee Carrero (Elena of Avalor) stars as Adora/She-Ra; Karen Fukuhara(Suicide Squad) as Glimmer; AJ Michalka (The Goldbergs) as Catra, MarcusScribner (black-ish) as Bow; Reshma Shetty (Royal Pains) as Angella;Lorraine Toussaint (Orange is the New Black) as Shadow Weaver; Keston John(The Good Place) as Hordak; Lauren Ash (Superstore) as Scorpia; ChristineWoods (Hello Ladies) as Entrapta; Genesis Rodriguez (Time After Time) asPerfuma; Jordan Fisher (Grease Live!) as Seahawk; Vella Lovell (CrazyEx-Girlfriend) as Mermista; Merit Leighton (Alexa & Katie) as Frosta;Sandra Oh (Killing Eve) as Castaspella; and Krystal Joy Brown (Motown: TheMusical) as Netossa.
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power is the story of anorphan named Adora (Carrero), who leaves behind her former life in the evilHorde when she discovers a magic sword that transforms her into themythical warrior princess She-Ra. Along the way, she finds a new family inthe Rebellion as she unites a group of magical princesses in the ultimatefight against evil.
From Eisner Award-winning author and executive producerNoelle Stevenson (Lumberjanes, Nimona) and executive producer Chuck Austen(Dawn of the Croods, Steven Universe) comes a modern take on the '80s girlpower icon for a new generation of young fans.
The trailblazing propertyoriginally debuted in 1985 to satisfy overwhelming demand for a female-leadfantasy series. With Stevenson's unique voice at the helm, fans are instore for an epic and timely adventure that celebrates friendship andempowerment, led by a warrior princess tailor-made for today."
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