Amazon Studios has commissioned two seasons of “Hospital,” a new sci-fi animated comedy created by Cirocco Dunlap (“Russian Doll”, “Big Mouth”, and “Miracle Workers”).
Dunlap Reteams With ‘Russian Doll’ Star natasha lyonnewho is an executive producer and voice actor on the series.
The series follows, “Sleech and Klak, aliens, best friends, and intergalactic renowned surgeons, as they tackle anxiety-eating parasites, illegal time loops, and deep space STIs. Risking their careers to take on a remarkable case, they endanger their very existence. Although considering their sad personal lives, oblivion might be an improvement.”
Along with Lyons, maya rodolfo Y Danielle Renfrew Behrens Animal Pictures will also executive produce.
Do not‘s Keke Palmer, greta lee, Kieran Culkin, Sam SmithRudolph and Lyonne will voice the aliens in the series and more voices will be announced.
The character roundup so far includes:
Keke Palmer (alice hustler) will play Dr. Klak, a brilliant, multi-eyed surgeon who spends her free time feeding her sentient plants, obsessively revisiting past failures, and watching hit shows. My lover, my clone with her best friend, Dr. Sleech.
greta lee (Past Lives, The Morning Show) She will play Dr. Sleech, a brash and arrogant surgeon whose main saving graces are her genius, her well-oiled lizard tail, and her unconditional love for her best friend, Dr. Klak.
Natasha Lyonne (Russian Doll, DC League of Super-Pets) will play Nurse Tup, a playful nihilist with chameleon flesh who thrives in the chaos of the hospital. Nurse Tup deftly navigates every accidental apocalypse created by rogue doctors Sleech and Klak, and she looks good doing it.
maya rudolph (Saturday night live, big mouth) will play Dr. Vlam, an internal robot who has been alive for at least 20,000 years. He has had every career you can imagine: king, thief, housewife of 500 children, and he is a true testament to hard work. All he needs to be successful is approximately 850 years of free time.
Kieran Culkin (Succession) will play Dr. Plowp, a surgeon, an empath, and an adult experiencing puberty. He has a love-hate relationship with Sleech, constantly feels everyone’s feelings, and has four identical siblings with whom he shared an egg.
Sam Smith (Singer/songwriter – Spectrum, pitch perfect 2) will play Dr. Azel, a galactic renowned surgeon with ambiguous morals and six well-groomed feet.
“The Hospital” will premiere exclusively on Prime Video, release date TBD.