Netflix has announced the voice cast and released the first poster for “She-Ra and the Princesses of Power,” a reboot of the animated series with the new take being produced by DreamWorks Animation Television.
The story follows an orphan named Adora who leaves behind her former life in the evil Horde when she discovers a magic sword that transforms her into the mythical warrior princess She-Ra. Along the way, she finds a new family in the Rebellion as she unites a group of magical princesses in the ultimate fight against evil.
The voice cast includes Aimee Carrero (“Elena of Avalor”) as Adora/She-Ra; Karen Fukuhara (“Suicide Squad”) as Glimmer; AJ Michalka (“The Goldbergs”) as Catra, Marcus Scribner (“black-ish”) as Bow; Reshma Shetty (“Royal Pains”) as Angella; Lorraine Toussaint (“Orange is the New Black”) as Shadow Weaver; Keston John (“The Good Place”) as Hordak; Lauren Ash (“Superstore”) as Scorpia; Christine Woods (“Hello Ladies”) as Entrapta; Genesis Rodriguez (“Time After Time”) as Perfuma; Jordan Fisher (“Grease Live!”) as Seahawk; Vella Lovell (“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”) as Mermista; Merit Leighton (“Alexa & Katie”) as Frosta; Sandra Oh (“Killing Eve”) as Castaspella; and Krystal Joy Brown (“Motown: The Musical”) as Netossa.
Noelle Stevenson (“Lumberjanes,” “Nimona”) and Chuck Austen (“Dawn of the Croods,” “Steven Universe”) are the executive producers on this modern take on the 1980s girl power icon. The new series is set to be released globally in 2018.
— Noelle Stevenson (@Gingerhazing) 18 May 2018