DISNEY+ ORIGINAL SERIES “MONSTERS AT WORK” PREMIERES TODAY ON DISNEY+ HOTSTAR
KUALA LUMPUR, JULY 7 2021 – Put on your funny hats and don’t miss the first two episodes of “Monsters At Work” as the new Disney+ Original animated series premieres today exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar!
Inspired by the world of Disney and Pixar’s Academy Award-winning “Monsters, Inc.”, the 10-episode series sees the return of familiar faces while also introducing a whole new cast of monsters. Taking place the day after the Monsters, Incorporated power plant started harvesting the laughter of children to fuel the city of Monstropolis, thanks to Mike and Sulley’s discovery that laughter generates ten times more energy than screams. It follows the story of Tylor Tuskmon, an eager young monster who graduated top of his class at Monsters University and always dreamed of becoming a Scarer until he lands a job at Monsters, Incorporated, and discovers that scaring is out and laughter is in.
New episodes will release weekly, featuring a star-studded roster of voice talent that brings back Billy Crystal and John Goodman as the voices of “Mike” and “Sulley” respectively, alongside Ben Feldman (“Tylor”), Mindy Kaling (“Val”), Henry Winkler (“Fritz”), Lucas Neff (“Duncan”) and Alanna Ubach (“Cutter”).
Celebrating the show’s premiere, Malaysian makeup artists Julianne Sebastian and queenofluna have created special looks transforming themselves into characters from the show!
Produced by Disney Television Animation, “Monsters At Work” was developed and executive produced by Emmy, Humanitas and Annie Award winner Robert “Bobs” Gannaway (“House of Mouse”, “Timon & Pumbaa”, “Planes: Fire & Rescue”).