Hulu at the TCA: Season 2 of ‘The Great’, ‘Dopesick’, ‘Animaniacs’ and more have set premiere dates | Entertainment
Hulu is gearing up for fall as the streamer unveiled his list of 2021 original premieres during the Television Critics Association’s Summer Press Tour (TCA).
In addition to making its debut for highly anticipated beginners like Sick and Baker’s dozen, the streamer has also set return dates for favorites like Great and Animans. Below, we’ve rounded up all of the fall premieres to watch on Hulu.
Baker’s dozen (Thursday October 7)
Autumn slate starts with Baker’s dozen, a new competition series hosted by Tamera Mowry-Housley and Bill Yosses. Together, they will supervise seasoned professionals as they face off in quick challenges to determine the best baker. Whoever has what it takes to become the next viral baking sensation will win the golden rolling pin and a cash prize.
Sick (Wednesday October 13)
The highly anticipated limited drama series based on Beth Macy’s book examines how one company sparked America’s worst drug pandemic, with help from a star cast including Michael Keaton, Peter Sarsgaard, Michael Stuhlbarg, Will Poulter, John Hoogenakker, Kaitlyn Dever, Rosario Dawson and Jake McDorman.
The next thing you eat (Thursday October 21)
This six-episode docuseries by David Chang and Morgan Neville explores the changes happening around us and what they mean for the way we’ll eat in the future. The next thing you eat will highlight new techniques and practices that include the use of robots, lab-grown fish, and insect farms.
Taste the Nation: Holiday Edition (Thursday, November 4)
that of Padma Lakshmi Taste the nation returns for a special holiday edition that sees her travel across America to explore various culinary cultures. The special four-part edition shines a light on traditions through the lens of different immigrant cultures and cities like Korean New Year in Los Angeles and Cuban Christmas in Miami.
Animans (Friday November 5)
The animated favorite returns for its second season with the streamer as 13 new episodes arrive on November 5. Yakko, Wakko, and Dot are back to their usual shenanigans just as Pinky and the Brain are ready to wreak havoc. . Keep an eye out for Season 1 favorites, Starbox and Cindy, as well as some discarded Animaniac characters that had previously been left on the editing room floor.
Great (Friday November 19)
Elle Fanning returns as Catherine the Great in Season 2 of the Hulu satirical series, and she’s ready to finally take the Russian throne for herself. But her husband Peter (Nicholas Hoult) coup d’etat turns out to be much easier than liberating a country that does not want to be liberated. Gillian Anderson, who enters the series as Catherine’s mother, joins Fanning, Hoult, Phoebe Fox, Adam Godley, Gwilym Lee, Charity Wakefield, Douglas Hodge, Sacha Dhawan, Bayo Gbadamosi and Belinda Bromilow.