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Cast of DARK CRYSTAL: AGE OF RESISTANCE Expands with Sigourney Weaver, Lena Headey, and Others

It’s been almost six months since the primary cast of voice actors was announced for Netflix’s prequel series, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, and over a month since we got a concrete release date: August 30th, 2019. Today, however, brings news that the cast has expanded even further, with Sigourney Weaver, Lena Headley, and others joining the project.

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Deadline broke the news:

Lena Headey (Game of Thrones), Benedict Wong (Avengers: Endgame), Awkwafina (Crazy Rich Asians), Sigourney Weaver, Hannah John-Kamen (Ant-Man and The Wasp), and Dave Goelz (The Dark Crystal) have joined the voice cast for The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, a prequel series to the Jim Henson Company’s groundbreaking 1982 feature.

Check out the trailer and synopsis for The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance below.

Synopsis:
Age of Resistance returns to the world of Thra with an all-new adventure. When three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis’ power, they set out on an epic journey to ignite the fires of rebellion and save their world.

Are you excited to check out the prequel series to the original Dark Crystal in August? Let us know in the comments below or on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram!

Written by Josh Millican

Josh Millican is the Editor in Chief at Dread Central.

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