[12/05/16 - 10:40 AM] Video: Crackle's "SuperMansion: War on Christmas" Releases First Look Clip Featuring Jim Parsons The original special premieres this coming Thursday, December 8.
[via press release from Crackle]
'SUPERMANSION: WAR ON CHRISTMAS' BEGINS STREAMING THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8 ON CRACKLE
Season One's Bryan Cranston, Keegan-Michael Key and Seth Green Are Joined By Jim Parsons and Gary Anthony Williams Who Bring New Characters To Life
Stream for Free Using the Crackle App For TVs, Connected Devices, Game Consoles and Mobile Devices or Online
Crackle, Sony's free streaming service, today released the very first clip from their holiday-themed installment of the Emmy(R)-nominated "SuperMansion." The original special, "SuperMansion: War On Christmas," premieres this coming Thursday, December 8 with voiceover stars Bryan Cranston ("Breaking Bad"), Emmy(R) Award-winner Keegan-Michael Key ("Key & Peele"), and Seth Green ("Family Guy") are joined by guest stars Jim Parsons ("The Big Bang Theory") and Gary Anthony Williams (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows).
"SuperMansion: War On Christmas" focuses on a dysfunctional group of self-righteous superheroes, The League of Freedom, who can't agree on anything, but must band together to save Christmas when an interstellar imp, Mr. Skibumpers (Jim Parsons), unleashes a real-life Santa Claus (Gary Anthony Williams) who experiences an existential crisis and runs amok. Ultimately, the team comes to understand that their differences of opinion are what the holiday spirit is all about.
Also returning to the seasonal special are voiceover stars Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street), Dan Stevens ("Downton Abbey"), Heidi Gardner (The Groundlings), Tucker Gilmore (Frozen), and Zeb Wells ("Robot Chicken"), and the late, Anton Yelchin (Star Trek).
"SuperMansion: War On Christmas" is created and produced by Matthew Senreich ("Robot Chicken") and Zeb Wells who also serves as a writer. Seth Green, John Harvatine IV, Eric Towner, Tom Root, Bryan Cranston, James Degus and Moon Shot Entertainment join as executive producers with production by Stoopid Buddy Stoodios.
Season two of "SuperMansion" will return in early 2017. You can binge-watch all 13 episodes of season one for free on Crackle now.
The original special and new season of the Emmy-nominated series builds on Crackle's growing slate of original premium content, which includes season two of the original drama series "The Art of More," with Dennis Quaid, Kate Bosworth, Cary Elwes and Christian Cooke (which returned on November 16); the network's newest drama, "StartUp," with Martin Freeman, Adam Brody, Edi Gathegi and Otmara Marrero; the upcoming original comedy movie Mad Families with Charlie Sheen and Leah Remini; the weekly live game show series "Sports Jeopardy!" with Emmy(R) award-winning sportscaster Dan Patrick; the flagship Emmy(R)-nominated, award-winning series, "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" with Jerry Seinfeld; and the upcoming "Snatch," based on the iconic British cult film, starring Dougray Scott, Rupert Grint, Luke Pasqualino and Lucien Laviscount . Crackle original movies include Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser, starring David Spade, the first ever digital sequel to a major motion picture; Dead Rising: Endgame starring Jesse Metcalfe and Dennis Haysbert; and Dead Rising: Watchtower.
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