Co-director for Oscar-winning short film hair love Everett Downing Jr. and Clarence Author Patrick Harpin has teamed up as the creator of a 10-episode animated series My dad the bounty hunter. The duo also serves as executive producers for Netflix’s kid-friendly sci-fi action comedy. My dad the bounty hunter follows siblings Lisa and Sean as they find out their seemingly normal dad has an out of this world side job.
When the galaxy’s toughest bounty hunter is discovered, the brother and sister team become embroiled in their father’s wild adventures, ranging from battling aliens to surviving the unpredictability of outer space.
With bold, colorful CG animation, a Saturday morning cartoon feel, and mostly black-led voices, the series continues Netflix’s lineup of content that’s more inclusive. This includes other animated series, including Karma’s world, Motown magic and Ada Twist, scientist.
Here you will find everything you need to know My dad the bounty hunter.
Release date of My Dad the Bounty Hunter
My dad the bounty hunter will be released exclusively on Netflix in the US on Thursday, February 9th. The series is coming to the video streaming platform in other territories shortly after.
Cast of My Dad the Bounty Hunter
The young Star Laz Alonso plays Terry, an earthly father who works on the side as an intergalactic bounty hunter named Sabo Brok. Priah Feguson, Netflix star stranger things, Next housekeeping Star Jecobi Swain plays sibling duo Lisa and Sean. Unsure Actress Yvonne Orji and Yvette Nicole Brown from community fame also star.
The cast is rounded out by Leslie Uggams (Dead Pool)Jim Rash (community) and Rob Riggle (The daily News).
My Dad the Bounty Hunter plot
Here’s the official Netflix synopsis:
“My dad the bounty hunter is an animated action comedy series about close-knit siblings Lisa and Sean, who are in hiding on their father’s latest work trip in hopes of finally spending some time together. They don’t know that Dad is hiding a secret from them – he’s actually the toughest bounty hunter in the galaxy! Lisa and Sean are thrown into the surprising space adventure of a lifetime and discover that their seemingly average father’s job is anything but boring. As they dodge dangerous aliens, robots, and laser combat galore, the family bonding time turns out to be far longer than they anticipated as they try to help their father track down his toughest fugitive yet. With his kids on the road, Dad has to show up for them when they need it most – and they better make it home before Mom finds out!
My Dad the Bounty Hunter trailer
Watch them My dad the bounty hunter followers here.
My Dad the Bounty Hunter Creator
My dad the bounty hunter Co-creators Downing Jr. and Harpin represent significantly different backgrounds in animation.
Downing Jr. has worked as an animator on Pixar films for two decades, including High and toy story 3, before merging with Matthew A. Cherry and Bruce W. Smith for hair love.
Meanwhile, Harpin’s career in animation began as a storyboard artist on films ranging from Ice Age: Continental Drift to The Emoji Movie.
How to watch My Dad the Bounty Hunter
As a Netflix original series My dad the bounty hunter plays exclusively via the streaming service, which of course means you have to be a subscriber to watch.
With the introduction of Netflix with ads, there are now more Netflix subscription options.