Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles animated collection might be ending this month, however this shell-shocking franchise is not going away anytime quickly. The beforehand introduced new collection Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will debut on the channel in 2018, and we now know all of the superior actors that’ll be voicing the heroes, in addition to new particulars about how this collection will change up for the pizza-loving foursome. Try the forged beneath. which incorporates (from proper to left) The Vampire Diaries‘ Kat Graham, Silicon Valley‘s Josh Brener, Ballers‘ Omar Miller, Parks and Recreation‘s Ben Schwartz and You are the Worst‘s Brandon Mychal Smith.
There’s one massive preliminary takeaway right here. Other than Kat Graham, who might be voicing April O’Neil, these are all actors recognized for comedic roles. (Not that Graham hasn’t appeared in comedies, however what I imply.) And that must be an indication for audiences that issues are going to be taken in an much more comedic and wacky route with Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, which is reimagining among the particulars behind this franchise and its characters for a model new set of wacky adventures. And people adventures will revert back to the 2D style of the original animated series, too.
Let’s discuss characters first. Omar Miller will voice Raphael, who’s now the chief of the pack because the oldest and largest of the 4, and he is extra enthusiastic and brave than hot-heated. Ben Schwartz will play Leonardo, who will now be the irreverent insurgent that considers himself the good turtle within the bunch. Josh Brener’s Donatello appears to be staying principally the identical, as he is nonetheless the brainiest mutant, with a expertise for mechanics and know-how. And as Michelangelo, Brandon Mychal Smith will voice the youngest and most vividly imaginative of the brothers. (He is fairly good with a skateboard, too, naturally.) In the meantime, Kat Graham’s April might be avenue sensible about her New York Metropolis house, and he or she’s at all times all the way down to get loopy along with her amphibious mates. Voicing radical rat Grasp Splinter, not seen above, might be Eric Bauza, who voiced numerous roles on the now-ending animated collection.
That is a strong bunch, and they need to make Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles simply as wild and loopy because it sounds. The brand new present will see this pack of heroes making an attempt to faucet into the magical world lurking simply beneath New York Metropolis, which can in some way grant the turtles some talents that transcend simply their ninja-tastic combat abilities. Other than that, they’re going to be teaming up with an array of weird new heroes to tackle loopy new villains, and it feels like everybody may need a number of new areas to discover as nicely. Anticipate massive laughs, massive motion, and a throwback animated type that longtime followers ought to love.
The primary have a look at the brand new present’s emblem was additionally launched, and it may be seen beneath.
Are you guys excited to see the the brand new modifications and listen to the brand new voice forged when Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles makes its method to Nickelodeon in 2018? Keep tuned for a extra particular launch date, and do not forget to take a look at the ultimate episodes of the at present airing animated collection on November 11. Then hit up our fall TV premiere schedule to see when all the brand new and returning reveals will pop up on the small display in the remainder of 2017.