Tuca & Bertie

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Tuca & Bertie
Genre
Created byLisa Hanawalt
Voices of
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)
Production company(s)
Release
Original networkNetflix
External links
Official website

Tuca & Bertie is an upcoming American adult animated comedy series created by Lisa Hanawalt that is set to premiere on Netflix.

Premise[edit]

Tuca & Bertie follows "the friendship between two 30-year-old bird women who live in the same apartment building, Tuca, a cocky, care-free toucan, and Bertie, an anxious, daydreaming songbird."[1]

Cast and characters[edit]

Production[edit]

Development[edit]

On February 20, 2018, it was announced that Netflix had given the production a series order to consist of a first season of ten episodes. The series was created by Lisa Hanawalt who is set to executive produce alongside Raphael Bob-Waksberg, Noel Bright, Steven A. Cohen, and Tiffany Haddish. Production companies involved in the series include The Tornante Company and ShadowMachine.[1][2][3]

Casting[edit]

Alongside the initial series announcement, it was reported that Tiffany Haddish would voice the lead character of Tuca.[1] On May 7, 2018, it was announced that Ali Wong had been cast as the voice of Bertie.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Andreeva, Nellie (February 20, 2018). "Netflix Picks Up Supernatural Teen Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 20, 2018.
  2. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (February 20, 2018). "Tiffany Haddish to Voice Lead Character in Netflix Straight-to-Series Animated Comedy". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved February 20, 2018.
  3. ^ Ottersen, Joe (February 20, 2018). "Tiffany Haddish to Star in Netflix Animated Series 'Tuca and Bertie' From 'BoJack Horseman' Team". Variety. Retrieved February 20, 2018.
  4. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (May 7, 2018). "'Tuca & Bertie': Ali Wong To Voice Co-Lead Opposite Tiffany Haddish In Netflix Animated Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 7, 2018.

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