Having had their way with Star Wars, the twisted geniuses behind Adult Swim's stop-motion powerhouse are setting their sights on another pop-culture powerhouse, and they're bringing a gaggle of celebrity friends along for the ride.
Thanks to Robot Chicken co-creator Seth Green's longstanding relationship with DC Comics' chief creative office Geoff Johns (who frequently writes on Robot Chicken), work on The Robot Chicken DC Comics Special is well under way, and it'll premiere this fall. As Green put it:
"Having been raised on DC Comics and the Super Friends vs. Legion of Doom, it's exciting to tell a whole Robot Chicken story within this awesome universe."
The voice cast includes Green as Batman, Robin and Aquaman; Paul Reubens as the Riddler; Neil Patrick Harris as Two-Face; Alfred Molina as Lex Luthor; Nathan Fillion as the Green Lantern; Megan Fox as Lois Lane; and Breckin Meyer as Superman. And this won't be the first time Robot Chicken has taken aim at DC's superheroes:
I think things are gonna get dirty.