Netflix Announces "Jentry Chau vs. The Underworld"
From Echo Wu and Executive Producers Ali Wong and Aron Eli Coleite
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• Netflix today announced the new animated series JENTRY CHAU VS THE UNDERWORLD from first time show-runner Echo Wu and executive producers Ali Wong (Beef) and Aron Eli Coleite (Locke & Key).
• Ali Wong will also star in this supernatural action series alongside Bowen Yang, Lori Tan Chinn, Lucy Liu, Jimmy O. Yang, Sheng Wang, and Woosung Kim.
• Chris Prynoski (The Legend of Vox Machina), Shannon Prynoski (Fairfax), Antonio Canobbio (Arlo the Alligator Boy) and Ben Kalina (Big Mouth) will also executive produce from Titmouse.
• The series follows Jentry Chau (voiced by Ali Wong), a Chinese-American teen living in a small Texas town, who finds out a demon king is hunting her for the supernatural powers she's been working her whole life to repress. With the help of her weapons expert great-aunt and a millennia-old jiangshi (Chinese hopping vampire), Jentry must now fight an entire underworld's worth of monsters while balancing the horrors of high school.
A Netflix series: Jentry Chau vs. The Underworld
Creator/EP: Echo Wu
Executive Producers: Ali Wong, Aron Eli Coleite
Cast: Ali Wong, Bowen Yang, Lori Tan Chinn, Lucy Liu, Jimmy O. Yang, Sheng Wang and Woosung Kim
Studio: Titmouse with Chris Prynoski, Shannon Prynoski, Antonio Canobbio and Ben Kalina also acting as Executive Producers
Format: 2D Animated Series
Source Netflix, Inc.
March 30, 2023 6:00am ET by Netflix, Inc.