Check out this interview with Hulu Original ‘Crossing Swords’ creators John “Harv” Harvatine IV and Tom Root as they discuss working in quarantine; the inspirations behind the show; the rigors of creating a ten episode stop motion series, and what lies ahead for the this raunchy comedy and its titular protagonist.
ABOUT “CROSSING SWORDS”:
Patrick is a good hearted peasant who lands a coveted squire position at the royal castle however his dream job quickly turns into a nightmare when he learns his beloved kingdom is run by a hornet’s nest of horny monarchs, crooks and charlatans. Even worse, Patrick’s valor made him the black sheep in his family, and now his criminal siblings have returned to make his life hell. War, murder, full frontal nudity—who knew brightly colored peg people led such exciting lives?
Cast: Nicholas Hoult, Adam Ray, Tara Strong, Tony Hale, Luke Evans, Seth Green, Alanna Ubach, Adam Pally, Yvette Nicole Brown, Maya Erskine, Breckin Meyer and Wendi McClendon-Covey.
Creators: Created and written by John Harvatine IV and Tom Root (Executive Producers of “Robot Chicken”). Directed by John Harvatine IV.
Crossings Swords has been renewed for a second season. All 10 first season episodes of the new, original, adult animated comedy are currently on Hulu.