Uglydolls are coming to the small screen. Deadline reports Hulu has ordered a new TV show based on the toy line.
From STX Entertainment, the animated series is part of an overall deal with Hulu that also includes the streaming rights to the upcoming Uglydolls feature film, which is set for a 2019 release.
Hulu has ordered 26 episodes of the Uglydolls series. No premiere date has been released yet, but you can read more info below.
From STXtv EVP Jada Miranda:
Uglydolls is an ideal brand fit for STX, which was conceived for franchise building across all platforms from film to television, digital, virtual reality, consumer products, and more. Our seamless infrastructure allows us to strategize across all divisions, and as a next-generation studio we are thrilled to partner with a next-generation premium streaming service of Hulu’s caliber to service the entire universe of the Uglydolls franchise. Our partners at Hulu fully embraced this opportunity and we felt confidence in their plan to realize the massive potential in what is STX’s first animated property.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of the Uglydolls toys? Will you check out the Hulu TV show?