Matthew McConaughey voices Elvis in Netflix Animated Show – The Hollywood Reporter
Sorry, Austin Butler.
Matthew McConaughey has signed on to voice Elvis Presley in Netflix’s adult animated action comedy series Agent Elvis.
Ordered to air in August 2019, the series follows Presley as he trades his overalls for a jet when he’s secretly inducted into a secret spy program. government secret to battle the dark forces threatening the country he holds dear — all while keeping his day job as the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll.
Agent Elvis from Sony Pictures Animation, Sony Pictures TV and Authentic Brands Group. Priscilla Presley and John Eddie will serve as co-creators and executive producers, and Archer Veteran Mike Arnold will write and act as the showrunner and lead screenwriter. Eddie will also act as co-host and screenwriter. McConaughey will executive produce alongside Kevin Noel, Chris Prynoski, Shannon Prynoski, Antonio Canobbio, Ben Kalina, Jamie Salter, Corey Salter and Marc Rosen. Fletcher Moules is co-EP.
Presley’s look is being animated with the help of Oscar-nominated Robert Valley and Agent Elvis’ wardrobe designed by legendary fashion designer John Varvatos.
This series is the first adult animated show from Sony Pictures Animation, the studio behind Enter the Spider-Verse. It is produced by Authentic Brands Group and Titmouse.