By the Power of Grayskull! Check out the official trailer for Masters of the Universe: Revelation! You can watch the trailer below:
The Netflix series will be split into two parts, with the five episodes of Part 1 premiering on Netflix on July 23, 2021. The new series will star Chris Wood as He-Man, Mark Hamill as Skeletor, Lena Headey as Evil-Lyn, Sarah Michelle Gellar as Teela, Alicia Silverstone as Queen Marlena, Kevin Conroy as Mer-Man, and the original voice of Skeletor, Alan Oppenheimer, will now voice the character Moss Man. Additionally, Netflix has announced three new cast members – Dennis Haysbert as King Grayskull, Adam Gifford as Vikor and Jay Tavare as Wun-Dar.
Netflix will also be putting out an official Aftershow that will premiere Friday, July 23 (the same day as the first five episodes!) Kevin Smith will host the Aftershow with Revelation executive producer Rob David (Mattel Television) and actress Tiffany Smith (Lt. Andra).
Kevin Smith has teased that the new series will be a continuation of the original series, and resolve the older storylines. Here is the synopsis for the Netflix series:
A radical return to Eternia, Revelation is a direct sequel series to the classic era of Masters of the Universe. Featuring fan favorites He-Man, Orko, Cringer, and Man-At-Arms, the story pits our heroic warriors and guardians of Castle Grayskull against Skeletor, Evil-Lyn, Beast Man and the vile legions of Snake Mountain!
But after a ferocious final battle forever fractures Eternia, it’s up to Teela to solve the mystery of the missing Sword of Power in a race against time to prevent the end of the Universe! Her journey will uncover the secrets of Grayskull at last. This is the epic He-Man and the Master of the Universe saga fans have waited 35 years to see!
Mark Hamill, Chris Wood, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Lena Headey, Henry Rollins (Tri-Klops), Jason Mewes (Stinkor), and Alan Oppenheimer (the original Skeletor voice actor who now voices Moss Man) will be making appearances on the Aftershow. Mattel Television is producing alongside executive producer Rob David, Vice President of Mattel TV and author of “He-Man: The Eternity War.” Writers include Eric Carrasco (“Supergirl”), Diya Mishra (“Magic the Gathering”), Tim Sheridan (“Reign of the Supermen”), and Marc Bernardin (“Alphas”). “Castlevania’s” Powerhouse Animation will oversee the animation for the new series.
Part 1 of Masters of the Universe: Revelation premieres July 23, only on Netflix.