Robert Downey Jr. has taken the jump from Marvel to DC in a new Netflix series ‘Sweet Tooth’. The show follows a post-apocalyptic fairytale about a hybrid deer-boy who goes out on a magical adventure. It comes from the mind of Jeff Lemire, the creator of the comic.
It is bring produced by Robert Downey Jr. and Susan Downey and brings the comic to life. Even Lemire loved how the show was brought to life and felt he was looking at his sketches in a book in real life. Take a look at the video below where the cast and crew describe how they brought the world to life.
“See how the epic fantasy world from Jeff Lemire’s groundbreaking DC comic “Sweet Tooth” was brought to life for the upcoming Netflix series. Executive Produced by Susan Downey & Robert Downey Jr., Sweet Tooth is a post-apocalyptic fairytale about a hybrid deer-boy who goes on an extraordinary adventure. All episodes of Sweet Tooth arrive June 4th, only on Netflix.”
Robert Downey Jr. Explains The Magic Of Netflix’s ‘Sweet Tooth’
Fans commented on the video, “Who else never heard of Sweet Tooth but clicked right away after seeing RDJ?”, “DC’s Vertigo and other creator owned titles are the most underrated storytelling in comics. This is why I can’t wait to see this and the Sandman series.”, “I bet this is the happiest days of Jeff’s life”, “Oh…I really wanted the “dark and foreboding” themes in the comics in this. Through all the dark, you get all these light innocence from sweet tooth that just makes the comics shine! Still looking forward to this! Big fan of lemires works!” and “So happy to see Lemire get the respect he deserves.”
Netflix’s ‘Sweet Tooth’ releases next month on June 4th.
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