Adult Swim to Air Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III December 12th
" In a story from The Hollywood Reporter, Adult Swim's Robot Chicken is preparing a third Star Wars spoof. In this new installment C3PO voice talent Anthony Daniels has joined the cast, as has Zac Efron.
Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III will lampoon George Lucas' iconic universe.
"We're telling more of a linear story this time that covers the series from start to finish," said Chicken co-creator Seth Green.
In addition to Daniels and Zac Efron, Donald Glover (Community) and Mike Henry (The Cleveland Show) will also make their first Robot Chicken appearances. Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian) and Ahmed Best (Jar Jar Binks) will also come back from previous specials.
"We wanted to take the Star Wars universe and see if through the eyes of our Robot Chicken: Star Wars Emperor Palpatine, Darth Vader, Boba Fett and Gary the Stormtrooper," stated co-creator Matthew Senreich.
Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III will make its December 12.
This special is written by series head writers/executive producers Douglas Goldstein and Tom Root, as well as series scribes Mike Fasolo, Zeb Wells, Green, and Senreich among others.