Hulu has debuted a teaser trailer for the upcoming Marvel animation ‘Hit-Monkey.’
After a Japanese snow monkey’s tribe is slaughtered, he joins forces with the ghost of an American assassin and together, they begin killing their way through the Yakuza underworld.
The 10-episode series is co-created and executive produced by Josh Gordon & Will Speck. Executive produced by Joe Quesada.
The voice cast includes George Takei as Shinji, A lifelong public servant who has been the man behind the political career of Ken Takahara, his friend and political mentor. But when tragedy strikes, it falls to Shinji to pick up the baton and carry their political dreams forward.
Jason Sudeikis as Bryce, A world-weary Assassin who’s made some unbelievably poor life choices. He drowns his sorrows in work, travel, and gambling but when it comes to doing hits, there’s no one better. After he’s killed in the Japanese Alps, the ghost of Bryce and Monkey are tied together on a revenge quest.
Olivia Munn as Akiko, Smart, ambitious and powerful, Akiko is the niece of Shinji Yokohama the future Prime Minister of Japan. Having spent time in the west for College and Law School, she has returned with strong opinions about the future of her Uncle’s campaign.
Fred Tatasciore as Monkey, Monkey’s peaceful existence in the Japanese alps is shattered by the tragic loss of his tribe—setting him on a course of revenge and violence in the very world of humans that are responsible for his plight. He’s a killer of killers with a bit of a rage problem.
The series premieres on Hulu on November 17th, 2021.