The Disney+ streaming service is well on its way to being can’t miss and this latest bit of information first reported by THR does nothing but reinforce that notion. A TV series based on the Monsters, Inc. franchise is in development and some familiar voices are returning for the fun.
Disney+ will be the home of a brand new animated series called Monsters At Work that will feature the voice talents of both John Goodman and Billy Crystal, who appeared as Sulley and Mike Wazowski in both 2001’s Monsters, Inc. and its 2013 prequel Monsters University.
The new series will reportedly take place just 6 months following the events of the original 2001 film and will see the factory in a season of change into a center that collects laughs instead of screams. Tylor Tuskmon, voiced by Ben Feldman, will serve as the main protagonist for the series as he dreams of working alongside Mike and Sulley one day.
Crystal and Goodman will be joined by original cast members John Ratzenberger as Yeti, Jennifer Tilly as Celia and Bob Peterson as Roz. The series will also introduce new characters featuring the voices of several notable names including, Kelly Marie Tran as Val Little, Tylor’s lifelong friend, Henry Winkler as Fritz, a scatterbrained boss, and Aisha Tyler as Tylor’s mom.
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Monsters at Work is set to debut in 2020 on Disney+.