Ted is coming quickly to Peacock. The streaming service has introduced the forged for the prequel collection which is predicated on Seth MacFarlane’s Ted comedy films. MacFarlane will return because the voice of Ted, the snarky teddy bear come to life, and he’ll be joined by Giorgia Whigham, Max Burkholder, and Scott Grimes.
Peacock revealed the next in regards to the forged of the collection in a press release.
Peacock introduced at this time the principle casting for TED, the highly-anticipated live-action comedy collection based mostly on the blockbuster movie franchise, with Seth MacFarlane (The Orville, Ted & Ted 2, Family Guy) set to reprise the voice of the long-lasting and loveable foul-mouthed teddy bear Ted.
Peacock additionally introduced collection common stars Giorgia Whigham (The Punisher, 13 Reasons Why), Max Burkholder (Parenthood) and Scott Grimes (Oppenheimer, The Orville).
MacFarlane may even direct, write, co-showrun and govt produce all episodes alongside co-showrunners, writers and govt producers Paul Corrigan and Brad Walsh (Modern Family).
The collection comes from MacFarlane’s Fuzzy Door and will probably be govt produced by President Erica Huggins. Alana Kleiman and Jason Clark may even function govt producers. Clark is returning after producing the long-lasting TED movie franchise.
The upcoming collection comes from UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group, and MRC Television.
About the brand new collection, TED: It’s 1993 and Ted the bear’s second of fame has handed, leaving him residing along with his finest buddy, 16-year-old John Bennett, who lives in a working-class Boston house along with his dad and mom and cousin. Ted will not be one of the best affect on John, however when it comes proper right down to it, Ted’s keen to exit on a limb to assist his buddy and his household.
The collection is predicated on the hit Universal Pictures and MRC Film TED, the best grossing unique R-rated comedy of all time (not a sequel or based mostly on different IP). Collectively, TED and TED 2 grossed greater than $750 million worldwide.
SETH MacFARLANE (The Orville, Ted & Ted 2, Family Guy) will play the function of “Ted,” a foul-mouthed, pot-smoking teddy bear delivered to life by the magic of just a little boy’s wish.
MAX BURKHOLDER (Parenthood) will play the function of “John Bennett.” John is an effective man and likeable teen who’s, nonetheless, nonetheless in his awkward section. With Ted’s assist, John is doing his finest to navigate adolescence.
GIORGIA WHIGHAM (The Punisher, 13 Reasons Why) will play the function of “Blaire Bennett.” Blaire is a brilliant and politically right faculty scholar who’s residing along with her Uncle Matty, Aunt Susan and youthful cousin John. She will not be afraid to be outspoken and continuously clashes along with her extra traditionalist household.
SCOTT GRIMES (Oppenheimer, The Orville) will play the function of “Matty Bennett.” Matty is a blustering, blue-collar Bostonian who thinks he’s the unequivocal boss within the household, and doesn’t like anybody difficult him, significantly his liberal-minded niece, Blaire.”
A premiere date for Ted will probably be introduced later.
What do you think? Are you excited to see Ted on Peacock? Have you seen the films?