added: Thu, Apr 29th ’21
A young boy with deer antlers embarks on an extraordinary adventure in this post-apocalyptic fairytale based on Jeff Lemire’s DC/Vertigo comic book series.
Check out the first official teaser trailer for the new Netflix original series “Sweet Tooth,” which is set in a post-apocalyptic world where a new generation of children has been born as part-human, part-animal hybrids.
Executive produced by Susan Downey and Robert Downey Jr., the Netflix series stars Christian Convery as a young hybrid deer-boy named Gus who befriends a wandering loner (played by Game of Thrones’ Nonso Anozie) as they travel across a dangerous apocalyptic America in the search for answers.
Will Forte co-stars as Gus’s father, while other supporting cast members include Adeel Akhtar, Dania Ramirez, Neil Sandilands, Stefania LaVie Owen, and Aliza Vellani.
Created and directed by filmmaker Jim Mickle (Cold in July, Hap and Leonard), “Sweet Tooth” is set to premiere on June 4th on Netflix.
Based on the beloved DC Comic, and executive produced by Susan Downey and Robert Downey Jr., SWEET TOOTH is a post-apocalyptic fairytale about a hybrid deer-boy and a wandering loner who embark on an extraordinary adventure.
On a perilous adventure across a post-apocalyptic world, a lovable boy who’s half-human and half-deer searches for a new beginning with a gruff protector.
directed by Jim Mickle (premiere episode)
starring Christian Convery, Nonso Anozie, Will Forte, Adeel Akhtar, Dania Ramirez, Neil Sandilands, Stefania LaVie Owen, Aliza Vellani
release date June 4, 2021 (on Netflix)