Netflix has dropped the first teaser of its upcoming original animated series, Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous.
Debuting on 18 September 2020, Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous is an adventure series which will “discover the other side of the island”.
Executive produced by Steven Spielberg, Colin Trevorrow and Frank Marshall, the animated series will have eight-episodes. Based on the hugely successful film franchise, the series is created by Universal Pictures, DreamWorks Animation and Amblin Entertainment.
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous follows a group of six teenagers who embarks on a once-in-a-lifetime experience at a new adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar. Hell breaks loose when dinosaurs wreak havoc across the island, and the campers are unable to reach the outside world and come together to survive. Scott Kreamer and Aaron Hammersley are the showrunners of the animated series.
The series stars Paul-Mikél Williams as resident dinosaur expert Darius, Jenna Ortega as the social media sensation Brooklynn, Ryan Potter as the self-appointed VIP Kenji, Raini Rodriguez as Sammy, Sean Giambrone as the bookish Ben, and Kausar Mohammed plays world-class athlete Yaz, Jameela Jamil and Glen Powell recur as camp counselors.
Lane Lueras also serves as an executive producer alongside Spielberg, and the series was developed by Zack Stentz, who also doubles as consulting producer.