Zenescope Entertainment Grimm Fairy Tales Adds Lena Headey
Zenescope Entertainment announced that HBO’s Game of Thrones actress Lena Headey will join the voice crew for the new upcoming animated series “Grimm’s Fairy Tales .” Headey will voice character Sela Mathers, the “Grimm Fairy Tales” animated series will be based on Zenescope Entertainment’s popular comic book series of the same name. Zenescope has teamed with Titmouse Animation Studio and director Jon Schnepp of “Metalocalypse” and “The Venture Bros” the team is bypassing traditional studio funding and getting it from site Kickstarter.com. You can check out the video announcement and comments about Lena Headey joining the project below!
“We set the goal of the animated series at 175K because we wanted to give our fans and those supporting the Kickstarter a high-quality product,” explains Zenescope Marketing Manager Stephen Haberman. “We’re hiring Titmouse, one of the premiere animation studios in the world, to handle the animation. We have Jon Shnepp directing and now with Lena and Briana joining the project, we’re able to take it to another level.”
“Crowd-funding can be a powerful tool. We’ve seen some really projects find funded through Kickstarter and it’s a game changer,” said Zenescope’s Editor-in-Chief, Ralph Tedesco. “It gives us a chance to make this series the way our fans want to see it be made. We’re about a third of the way there with funding and hopefully now with the all of the talent we’ve brought on board fans will see that this can be an amazing project to back.”
“Grimm Fairy Tales” is an ongoing horror/fantasy comic book series by Zenescope Entertainment that started publication in 2005. The series presents reinventions of classic fairy tales with modern twists and expanded plots. The story revolves around Sela Mathers, a Professor of Literature who has been given the ability to drastically affect people’s lives by teaching them morality lessons through fairy tales.
Zenescope Entertainment is proud to announce that the star of 300, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, and Game of Thrones Lena Headey has joined the Grimm Fairy Tales Animated Series! We have a lot of talented people jumping on the project, now we need you! We’re still need backers to make this project a reality. Be a backer today! – http://kck.st/wjSM8D
You can check out the video announcement about Lena Headey joining the project below!