Kevin Smith Teams with Mattel, Netflix for Masters of the Universe Anime

Filmmaker Kevin Smith has announced that he will be showrunner and executive producer of Masters of the Universe: Revelation, a new anime series produced by Mattel Television, Powerhouse Animation and Netflix.

Smith announced the new series at Power-Con in Anaheim, CA.

The new series will resolve storylines from the classic '80s cartoon, and represents Netflix’s latest anime entry alongside Castlevania, Devilman Crybaby, Aggretsuko and Ultraman.

"I'm Eternia-ly grateful to Mattel TV and Netflix for entrusting me with not only the secrets of Grayskull, but also their entire Universe," Smith said in a statement. "In Revelation, we pick up right where the classic era left off to tell an epic tale of what may be the final battle between He-Man and Skeletor! ... This is the Masters of the Universe story you always wanted to see as a kid!"
Follow Us Facebook Icon Twitter Icon Instagram Icon YouTube Icon Rss Feed Email
Outside North America? Click here
POP List Pop Culture Movie & TV Release Dates

Check out our POP LIST RELEASE DATE CALENDAR to learn when pop-culture and comic book films are hitting theaters, keep up-to-date on the latest geek TV shows, and see what pop-culture inspired video games you can look forward to playing in the coming months!