Netflix To Release Good Times Reboot As An Animation


Netflix To Release Good Times Reboot As An Animation

This animated series falls squarely into the realm of adult entertainment, boasting a TV-MA rating, indicating its unsuitability for younger audiences. The classification stems from its depiction of gore, strong language, nudity, smoking, and violence, making it clear that it’s intended for mature viewers exclusively. Considering the content, it’s advisable to ensure children are engaged with age-appropriate material before delving into this show. Fortunately, Netflix offers a plethora of kid-friendly movies and shows to keep them entertained.

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Regarding the creative team and cast, December 2023 saw the announcement of Born Again Virgin creator Ranada Shepard joining forces with Jones as co-creator, co-showrunner, and executive producer of this animated venture. Additionally, the lineup of voice actors for the main characters has been unveiled:

Jay Pharoah (known for The Blackening and Saturday Night Live) as Junior
Marsai Martin (recognized for Black-ish and Little) as Grey
Yvette Nicole Brown (famous for Community and Drake & Josh) as Beverly
Gerald Anthony ‘Slink’ Johnson (notable for Grand Theft Auto and White Men Can’t Jump) as Dalvin
JB Smoove (renowned for Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Millers, and Blockbuster) as Reggie

Moreover, it’s been reported that the late Norman Lear will make a posthumous appearance in one episode, while actresses Rashida Olayiwola, Venus DeMilo Thomas, and Jessica Mikayla will also lend their voices to characters within the series.

As for the storyline, according to Deadline, the animated Good Times series follows the fourth generation of the Evans family residing in apartment 17C of the last remaining housing projects in Chicago. Despite the passage of time, the struggles persist, emphasizing that navigating life’s challenges remains as daunting as ever, with love serving as the ultimate test.

While further details on the Good Times animated series are forthcoming, including the eagerly anticipated official trailer set for release by the end of March, rest assured that we’ll promptly share it once it becomes available.

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You can also check out the original Good Times here.

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