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10.04.2019

PRIMETIME EMMY AWARD WINNER MICHAEL CHIKLIS HEADLINES THE VOICE CAST OF CW SEED’S ORIGINAL ANIMATED SERIES “DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS”

 

 

PRIMETIME EMMY AWARD WINNER MICHAEL CHIKLIS HEADLINES THE VOICE CAST OF

CW SEED’S ORIGINAL ANIMATED SERIES

DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS”

 

 

First Look At “DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS” Now Available On CWSEED.com and the CW Seed App

https://go.cwseed.com/deathstroke

 

 

DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS” Set To

Debut On CW SEED First Quarter 2020

 

 

October 4, 2019 (Burbank, CA) — CW Seed, The CW’s free, ad-supported digital network, announced today the voice cast of its new animated series, DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS. The twelve-episode original series is set to debut in the first quarter of 2020.

 

DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS stars Primetime Emmy Award winner Michael Chiklis (“The Shield,” “Gotham”) as the titular voice of Slade/Deathstroke, Sasha Alexander (“Dawson’s Creek,” “Rizzoli & Isles”) as Addie, Chris Jai Alex (“Thundercats Roar”) as Jackal and Faye Mata (“Lego Friends: Girls On A Mission”) as Rose, Griffin Puatu as Jericho, Asher Bishop as Young Joseph, Colin Salmon as Wintergreen, Delbert Hunt as Tiger, Panta Mosleh as Lady Shiva, Imari Williams as President/Hive Pilot, Minae Noji as Secretary of State, Noshir Dalal as Kapoor and Castulo Guerra as General Suarez.

 

DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS follows in the tradition of CW Seed’s animated series VIXEN and FREEDOM FIGHTERS: THE RAY. Ten years ago, Slade Wilson—aka the super-assassin called Deathstroke—made a tragic mistake and his wife and son paid a terrible price. Now, a decade later, Wilson’s family is threatened once again by the murderous Jackal and the terrorists of H.IV.E. Can Deathstroke atone for the sins of the past—or will his family pay the ultimate price?

 

A one and half minute first look at DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS can be streamed now on CWSeed.com and the CW Seed App https://go.cwseed.com/deathstroke.

 

Written by J.M. DeMatteis (CW Seed’s “Constantine: City of Demons”) and directed by Sung Jin Ahn (“Niko and the Sword of Light”), DEATHSTROKE: KNIGHTS & DRAGONS is an animated DC series from Blue Ribbon Content and executive produced by Sam Register (“DC Super Hero Girls,” “Mike Tyson Mysteries”), Greg Berlanti (“Arrow,” “The Flash”) and Sarah Schechter (“Supergirl,” “Blindspot”).

 

 

ABOUT CW SEED:

 

CW Seed offers more than 1,000 hours of free, curated and ad-supported programming with original series such as award-winning I SHIP IT and Warner Bros. Animation/Blue Ribbon Content’s CONSTANTINE: CITY OF DEMONS, VIXEN and FREEDOM FIGHTERS: THE RAY based on the DC characters, as well as beloved series such as J.J. Abrams’ (“Westworld”) ALCATRAZ, comedian Chris Rock’s EVERYBODY HATES CHRIS, Matthew Miller’s (“Lethal Weapon”) FOREVER, Martin Gero and Brendan Gall’s (“Blindspot”) THE L.A. COMPLEX, Bryan Fuller’s (“Hannibal”) PUSHING DAISIES, Kevin Williamson’s (“The Vampire Diaries”) THE SECRET CIRCLE and most recently added, the Emmy Award nominated SCHITT’S CREEK.

 

CW Seed can be found on Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV, iOS, Android, Xbox, Chromecast and Android TV, as well as CWSeed.com without logins, subscriptions and authentications. In late fall, CW Seed will launch CW Seed “Live,” an ad-supported 24/7 digital linear channel featuring original content provided by PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly through the PeopleTV property.

 

 

Media Contacts:

Paul Hewitt, 818/977-6171

Paul.Hewitt@cwtv.com

 

Nate Kirtman, 818/977-5993

Nate.Kirtman@cwtv.com

Press Contact:

Paul Hewitt
818-977-6171
Paul.Hewitt@cwtv.com

Nate Kirtman
818-977-5993
Nate.Kirtman@cwtv.com