Hulu greenlights ‘Howard the Duck’ and three other provocative Wonder reveals

Hulu greenlights 'Howard the Duck' and three other provocative Wonder reveals

Four unique provocative Wondercollection, plus a crossover particular, are coming to Hulu.

In step with the Hollywood Reporter, Hulu has greenlit “MODOK,” “Hit-Monkey,” “Tigra & Dazzler Repeat” and “Howard the Duck.” The characters will then reach collectively in a particular titled “The Offenders.”

These aren’t precisely A-checklist, and even B-checklist, Wonder characters. Howard the Duck (created by Steve Gerber) is doubtlessly the finest-identified — largely for starring in a notorious ’80s flop — but I’ve additionally received a comfy put for MODOK, a gloriously ridiculous villain whose corpulent identify is Psychological Organism Designed Finest for Killing.


Presumably, the strategy here is to construct humorous reveals about one of the more unique Wonder characters. And there are some established names working within the motivate of the scenes, with Kevin Smith signed up as a author and executive producer on “Howard the Duck,” Patton Oswalt serving in a identical position on “MODOK” and Chelsea Handler on “Tigra and Dazzler Repeat.”

Within the intervening time, the Netflix-Wonder partnership — which additionally started off with four superhero collection and a tall crossover — looks to be coming to an discontinue, with finest “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher” left uncanceled (for now).

Huluis already the dwelling to 1 other Wonder collection, “Runaways,” and it’s miles luminous that the connection for to deepen after the Fox acquisition, which made Wonder’s corporate mother or father Disney into the majority proprietor of Hulu. And if that’s no longer ample streaming superhero whisper material for you, there are additionally reveals about Loki and other characters from the Wonder Cinematic Universe within the works for the but-to-delivery Disney+.


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