Hulu is strengthening its partnership with creator Justin Roiland (Solar Opposites), announcing the pickup and premiere date for The Paloni Show! Halloween Special!, which will offer viewers a seasonally spooky treat on October 17. The show is exec produced by Roiland and Ben Bayouth (Blark and Son).
In this special, Leroy, Reggie and Cheruce Paloni have been given the opportunity of a lifetime to be the hosts of an unforgettable Halloween Special full of “spooky” shorts from a group of up-and-coming animators:
- David Firth – “Slaughter Café”
- Jaime Rodriguez – “Bet it Was Becca”
- Joel Haver – “Rightbehindyouton”
- Lee Hardcastle – “An Alien Halloween Claymation”
- Myke Chilian and Jordan Harris – “Shitty Beetlegeuse”
- Jacob Hair and Josh Petrino – “Slashtronaut”
- Daniel Cole – “Banana Party”
- Brian Wysol – “The Dreston”
- Michael Cusack – “A Creek Down the Street”
- Rafillo – “Killer Bathtub”
- Echo Kellum and Nate Caywood – “Camp Death Lake”
- Syd Heller and Olivia DeLaurentis – “Plopsie and Friends”
- Simon Hanselmann” – “Megahex, Devil’s Night”
The Paloni Show! Halloween Special!, executive produced by Roiland (Solar Opposites, Rick and Morty) and Ben Bayouth (Blark and Son), comes from 20th Television Animation. Starring:
- Justin Roiland voices Leroy, the oldest sibling in the family, Leroy is an optimistic, hard working guy who’s only dream for as long as he can remember has been to make and host his own variety show. He and his brother Reggie are very close and are usually on the same page creatively.
- Zach Hadel (Smiling Friends) plays Reggie, the short-fused, fast-talking little brother of the family with a foul mouth and a tendency to let his temper get in the way of doing his job as a host.
- Pamela Adlon (Better Things) plays Cheruce, the alienated middle child who has her own ideas for how the special should have gone. She’s bitter and holds a grudge against her brothers for not embracing her ideas.
- Vatche Panos voices Little Long Legs, the Paloni’s long-legged young cousin who seems to care only about candy and having fun.
- Kari Wahlgren voices Aunt Stephanie, the Paloni’s selfish and gullible aunt who feels that motherhood has robbed her of her best years.