There has been an interesting crop of animated comedy series popping up on digital platforms lately. Hulu got off to an early start with their series The Awesomes, Fugget About It, and Mother Up!, but now Netflix is talking up their new offering, BoJack Horseman. Will Arnett voices the title character, a horse who starred in a popular 90s sitcom but is now slogging through a career slump on his way to a comeback. Also featuring the voices of Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, Aaron Paul, Paul F. Tompkins, and more, BoJack Horseman premieres on Netflix August 22nd at 12:01 AM.
Hit the jump to watch the BoJack Horseman trailer and for more on the first season of the series.
Check out the BoJack Horseman trailer below:
Only on Netflix on August 22– The first season of BoJack Horseman, a darkly hilarious, irreverent, serialized, animated comedy for adults featuring a great ensemble cast:
o Will Arnett as BoJack Horseman
o Amy Sedaris as Princess Carolyn
o Alison Brie as Diane Nguyen
o Aaron Paul as Todd Chavez
o Paul F. Tompkins as Mr. Peanutbutter
o With additional celebrity cast appearances throughout the season.
Will Arnett voices BoJack, the failed legendary 90’s sitcom star from the favorite family sitcom “Horsin’ Around,” who has been trying to find his way through a muddle of self-loathing, whisky and failed relationships. Now, in the presence of his human sidekick Todd (Aaron Paul) and his feline agent and ex-paramour Princess Carolyn (Amy Sedaris), BoJack is primed for his comeback…
Season one of BOJACK HORSEMAN premieres with twelve (12) episodes only on Netflix on Friday, August 22nd at 12:01 AM PT.
Created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. The series will be Executive Produced by Raphael Bob-Waksberg, Steven A. Cohen and Noel Bright. Will Arnett (The Millers, Arrested Development) and Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad) will also serve as Executive Producers. BoJack was designed by graphic artist Lisa Hanawalt and will be animated by LA-based ShadowMachine. The show is a Tornante Production, brought to life by Michael Eisner’s The Tornante Company and will only be available on Netflix.