has announced that it has placed a twenty-episode order for Disenchantment
, a new adult animated comedy fantasy series from The Simpsons
creator Matt Groening
, viewers will be whisked away to the crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland, where they will follow the misadventures of hard-drinking young princess Bean, her feisty elf companion Elfo, and her personal demon Luci. Along the way, the oddball trio will encounter ogres, sprites, harpies, imps, trolls, walruses, and lots of human fools.
will be about life and death, love and sex, and how to keep laughing in a world full of suffering and idiots, despite what the elders and wizards and other jerks tell you,” states Groening.
’s brilliant work has resonated with generations around the world and we couldn’t be happier to work with him on Disenchantment
,” adds Cindy Holland
, Vice President, Original Content for Netflix