Fast & Furious: Spy Racers

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Fast & Furious: Spy Racers
GenreAnimation
Based onThe Fast and the Furious
by Gary Scott Thompson
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)
Production company(s)DreamWorks Animation Television
Release
Original networkNetflix
External links
Official website

Fast & Furious: Spy Racers is an upcoming American animated web television series based on the film series of the same name set to premiere on Netflix. The series is executive produced by Tim Hedrick, Bret Haaland, Vin Diesel, Neal Moritz, and Chris Morgan. Hedrick and Haaland are also expected to act as showrunners.

Premise[edit]

Fast & Furious: Spy Racers begins as "teenager Tony Toretto follows in the footsteps of his cousin Dom when he and his friends are recruited by a government agency to infiltrate an elite racing league serving as a front for a nefarious crime organization bent on world domination."[1]

Production[edit]

On April 23, 2018, it was announced that Netflix had given the production a series order. Executive producers are set to include Tim Hedrick, Bret Haaland, Vin Diesel, Neal Moritz, and Chris Morgan. Hedrick and Haaland are also expected to act as showrunners.[2] Productions companies involved with the series include DreamWorks Animation. The series comes after the acquisition of DreamWorks Animation by NBCUniversal which includes a first look at DreamWorks Animation animated series based on Universal Pictures film properties.[1][3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (April 23, 2018). "'Fast & Furious' Animated Series Set At Netflix Based On Universal Movies As Deal With DreamWorks Animation TV Expands". Deadline. Retrieved April 23, 2018.
  2. ^ Lenker, Maureen Lee (April 23, 2018). "Fast and the Furious animated TV series gearing up at Netflix". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved April 23, 2018.
  3. ^ Otterson, Joe (April 23, 2018). "'Fast and Furious' Animated Series From DreamWorks Animation Set at Netflix". Variety. Retrieved April 23, 2018.
  4. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (April 23, 2018). "'Fast and the Furious' Animated TV Series Set at Netflix". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved April 23, 2018.
  5. ^ Mendelson, Scott (April 23, 2018). "'Fast And Furious' To Become A Netflix Animated Series, And That May Only Be The Beginning". Forbes. Retrieved April 23, 2018.
  6. ^ Lenker, Maureen Lee (April 23, 2018). "Fast and the Furious animated TV series gearing up at Netflix". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved April 23, 2018.

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