The official trailer for the reboot of Voltron: Legendary Defender reveals a cheeky, lighthearted take on the iconic Japanese anime which became a cultural phenomenon when it aired in the 1980s.
Netflix released a full trailer introducing the cast of main characters who go on to pilot a super robot made up of five individual lions, Voltron – also known as the Defender of the Universe.
Created by DreamWorks Animation, the reboot remains faithful to the style of Japanese anime and plays cheeky kid-friendly humor against rescue missions to save the world.
Voices for the main characters include Kimberly Brooks as Princess Allura, Rhys Darby as Coran, Josh Keaton as Shiro (Black Lion), Tyler Labine as Hunk (Yellow), Jeremy Shada as Lance (Blue Lion), Bex Taylor-Klaus as Pidge (Green Lion), and Steven Yeun as Keith (Red Lion).
The series airs on Netflix on June 10 in an hour-long premiere, followed by 10, 22-minute episodes. – AFP Relaxnews