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The adventures of Puss In Boots to premiere on Netflix

Published on: 6th January 2015

Puss In Boots is to star in a new Netflix TV series from DreamWorks Animation.DreamWorks-pussinboots-wordpress

The first five 22-minute episodes will be available to Netflix members in the U.S., Canada, Latin America, UK, Ireland, the Nordics, Benelux and France beginning Friday 16th January.

Its voice cast is led by Eric Bauza as Puss in Boots, along with Jayma Mays, Laraine Newman and Joshua Rush.  Throughout the series’ first season, recurring and guest-starring voices will include John Leguizamo, Danny Trejo, Maria Bamford, John Rhys-Davies, Robbie Rist and Jim Cummings.

Margie Cohn, head of television for DreamWorks Animation, said: “Action, comedy, adventure and heart combine with a dazzling visual style to make The Adventures of Puss in Boots both unique and timeless, Puss is a hero for the ages. With a cold glass of leche in one hand and his sword in the other, there’s nothing that could get in the way of this swashbuckling hero.”

Cindy Holland, vice president of Original Content at Netflix, added: “Each episode is an exciting fantasy-adventure, which makes watching The Adventures of Puss in Boots an event the whole family will enjoy.”

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