Cartoon Network UK Long Live The Royals Premieres 6th September
For four days from Tuesday 6th September, Cartoon Network UK and Ireland will be giving the royal treatment to a brand new miniseries – Long Live The Royals. The new miniseries was created by Sean Szeles, better known for his work as supervising producer on Regular Show. The new miniseries is based on the Emmy Award-winning animated short of the same name. The show has also recently won an Creative Arts Emmy in the Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation category, credited to Chris Tsirgiotis for his work as Background Designer.
Long Live The Royals is an animated comedy about a royal family but with the social dynamics of an average modern family dealing with the stressful job of ruling over a medieval kingdom. The miniseries will follow the royal family from their prospective during the week long Yule Hare Festival, a time of celebration, food, entertainment, and humour. Voice acting talent include Jon Daly as King Rufus, Jane Horrocks as Queen Eleanor (UK version), Wendi McLendon-Covey as Queen Eleanor (USA version), Gillian Jacobs as Princess Rosalind, Kieran Culkin as Prince Peter and Nicki Rapp as Prince Alex.
All four episodes of Long Live The Royals will premiere over four consecutive nights beginning Tuesday 6th September at 6pm on Cartoon Network UK.