It has been revealed that Mark Hamill will voice Skeletor in Netflix’s Masters of The Universe anime series. The news was revealed by the official Twitter account for NEXT on Netflix which also revealed some of the major cast members of the series. Revelation is a sequel of the original He-Man animated series.
Masters of the Universe: Revelation will be animated by Powerhouse Animation ( Castlevania ) with Kevin Smith as the anime’s showrunner. According to Smith the series could be “the final battle between He-Man and Skeletor.”
Netflix is also working on a second Masters of The Universe series. The show titled He-Man and the Masters of the Universe will be a 3D CG reboot produced by Trollhunters‘ House of Cool and CGCG. Bryan Q Miller (Smallville) is serving as the story editor. Jeff Matsuda and Susan Corbin will produce the show. Adam Bonnett, Christopher Keenan, and Rob David are serving as executive producers.
Created by Mattel, Masters of the Universe revolves around the conflict between the heroic He-Man, real name Prince Adam, and the evil Skeletor on the planet Eternia. The toy collection franchise was launched in 1982. The franchise has since spawned a variety of products, including six lines of action figures, four animated television series, several comic series, a daily newspaper comic strip, and the 1987’s live-action film adaptation starring Dolph Lundgren as He-Man.
Masters of the Universe: Revelation will feature Mark Hamill (Star Wars, Batman: The Animated Series) as Skeletor; Lena Headey (Game of Thrones, 300) as Evil-Lyn; Chris Wood (Supergirl, The Vampire Diaries) as Prince Adam/He-Man; Sarah Michelle Gellar (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Cruel Intentions) as Teela; Liam Cunningham (Game of Thrones, Clash of the Titans) as Man-At-Arms; Stephen Root (Office Space, Barry) as Cringer; Diedrich Bader (Office Space, Napoleon Dynamite) as King Randor/Trap Jaw; Griffin Newman (The Tick, Vinyl) as Orko; Tiffany Smith (Behind Enemy Lines, Supernatural) as Andra; Henry Rollins (Johnny Mnemonic, Lost Highway) as Tri-Klops, Alan Oppenheimer (original Skeletor, Westworld, He-Man and the Masters of the Universe) as Moss Man, Susan Eisenberg (Wonder Woman, Justice League) as Sorceress; Alicia Silverstone (Clueless, Batman & Robin) as Queen Marlena; Justin Long (Galaxy Quest, Live Free or Die Hard) as Roboto; Jason Mewes (Clerks, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back) as Stinkor; Phil LaMarr (Mad TV, Justice League) as He-Ro; Tony Todd (Candyman, Star Trek: The Next Generation) as Scare Glow; Cree Summer (DC Super Hero Girls, Vampirina) as Priestess; Kevin Michael Richardson (The Batman, ThunderCats) as Beast Man; Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series, Crisis on Infinite Earths) as Mer-Man and Harley Quinn Smith (Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood, Jay and Silent Bob Reboot) as Ileena.