Episodes: 10 (hour).
TV show dates: August 30, 2019.
Series status: Cancelled.
Performers include: Taron Egerton, Anya Taylor-Joy, Nathalie Emmanuel, Caitriona Balfe, Helena Bonham Carter, Harris Dickinson, Natalie Dormer, Eddie Izzard, Theo James, Toby Jones, Shazad Latif, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mark Strong, Alicia Vikander, Lena Headey, Hannah John-Kamen, Harvey Fierstein, Mark Hamill, Ralph Ineson, Jason Isaacs, Keegan-Michael Key, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, Simon Pegg, Andy Samberg, Benedict Wong, Awkwafina, Sigourney Weaver, and Donna Kimball.
TV show description:
From Jeffrey Addiss, Will Matthews, and Javier Grillo-Marxuach, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance TV show is a prequel to Jim Henson’s 1982 feature film, The Dark Crystal. The series centers on Rian (Eggerton), Brea (Dinnean), and Deet (Emmanuel), three Gelfling.
Unfolding years before the events of the movie, when the fantasy adventure kicks off, the world of the Thra is dying. At the heart of Thra is the Crystal of Truth which contains ineffable power. After the evil Skeksis damage it, illness infects the land.
When Rian, Brea, and Deet discover the secret of the Skeksis power, they inspire the people to rebel against the dark power and fight to save the world. Now they must go up against the forces of Emperor skekSo (Issaacs), the brutal ruler of Thra.
Episode #10 — A Single Piece Was Lost
As the Gelfling and the Skeksis prepare for a fateful battle, the Scientist starts work on a new secret weapon.
First aired: August 30, 2019.
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