‘Space Junk’: Dominic Russo, Jon Heder & Tony Cavalero Team on Toonstar Adult Animated Comedy With AI-Voiced Character

workaholics co producer Dominic Russo, john header ,napoleon dynamite) And tony cavalero ,school of Rock) have participated in space junkAn adult animated workplace comedy about space junkies, from web3 Story Studio toonstar, The series, written by Russo and starring Heider and Cavalero, space junk Consensus Thursday will have its world premiere in 2023, with episodes available to stream from May 19. you can watch the series Here.

Considered an industry first, the Theta Blockchain-powered series also includes a character fully voiced by AI voice generated software, a robotic character named “Welbecca”. space junk The community will have the opportunity to interact directly with Welbecka, giving viewers another way to engage with the show.

space junk It is the third original web3 series released by Toonstar after The Gimmicks and House of Chico. Founded by John Attanasio and Louisa Huang, veterans of DreamWorks, Disney and Warner Bros., ToonStar’s storytelling model gives NFT holders the ability to participate in narrative development, create their own characters and storylines, and engage in a variety of unique fan experiences Is. ,

“With each series released this year, we have pushed technology forward to broaden opportunities for creators and fans to engage with the world of storytelling and participate in the creation of new hit IPs,” said Attanasio. “With ‘Space Junk’ we’re taking this even further, merging great content with game play that will launch a new Web3-enabled model of interactive entertainment.”

The issue of space debris hit the media last month when an international team of researchers estimated that there are more than 100 trillion pieces of debris floating around in space. sustainability is a main theme space junk And ToonStar collaborated with an aerospace engineer to make sure this emerging space junk problem was accurately depicted on screen.

“We are thrilled to partner with ToonStar space junk, A series that will showcase to the entertainment industry what is possible when you use blockchain technology to empower creators and fans to connect and create in powerful new ways,” said Andrea Berry, Head of Business Development at Theta Labs . “As a content company, Toonstar has a strong understanding of the power of Web3 technology and has effectively executed its vision. We see them as a valuable technology developer and are excited to deliver a dynamic, interactive experience that goes beyond traditional NFT projects.

added John Heder, Co-Founder, Verified Labs and space junk Executive Producer: “The Participatory Storytelling Aspects space junk presents an opportunity to bring more creators into the fold to uncover fresh stories and ideas that feels especially important in today’s climate. ToonStar is showing the wider entertainment industry as a whole how Web3 can open doors for new creators and create crazy, engaged fan communities, and uncover brilliant new IP for Hollywood.

Here’s a teaser: