With per week left earlier than the primary episodes drop on Hulu, the streamer has launched a trailer for Koala Man, a brand new superhero-parody sequence starring Hugh Jackman, which hails from Rick & Morty govt producer Justin Roiland and Smiling Mates EP Michael Cusack. Described as an “common dad, beneath common superhero” in advertising supplies, Koala Man fancies himself an amazing hero, however…cannot fairly determine the entire superhero factor. Our first glimpse on the hero sees him leaping out of a tree to cease against the law, however hurting his ankle on the way in which down.
He appears mentally to be about on par with The Tick, however the distinction after all is that The Tick actually does have simple tremendous powers, whereas Koala Man seems to be only a delusional, middle-aged man who might discover himself thrust into an actual state of affairs that requires a superhero.
You may see the trailer beneath.
Koala Man stars Cusack as Kevin (additionally identified by his kinda-sorta-secret identification of Koala Man), who’s obsessive about following guidelines and snuffing out petty crime within the fictional city of Dapto. The quiet Australian suburb finds itself consistently host to forces of evil each cosmic and man-made, and pits these forces in opposition to a person on a quest to scrub up his hometown. Per the official synopsis for the sequence, Koala Man will “do no matter it takes to defeat villainous masterminds, supernatural horrors, or worse: jerks who do not take their garbage bins down on the correct days.”
Deadpool 3 star Jackman will voice Large Greg, essentially the most well-liked man in Dapto and the top of the City Council. Previously the host of a celeb fishing show, Large Greg has ridden his superstar right into a place where he will get to take credit score for all of Kevin’s work in saving the city.
Benji Samit and Dan Hernandez (Detective Pikachu, Apple’s Central Park) will function showrunners and govt producers on the mission, which reunites Cusack and Roiland after they collaborated on Bushworld Adventures, a faux Australian model of Rick and Morty that ran as an April Idiot’s Day prank on Grownup Swim in 2018.
In keeping with the trailer, Koala Man shall be on Hulu beginning January 9, 2023.