The Barbarian and the Troll Premiere Date Set


The live-action puppet comedy series The Barbarian and the Troll is set to make its debut on Nickelodeon next month.

The series follows Evan, a bridge troll in search of adventure, and Brendar, a fierce female warrior on a quest to defeat the evil demon who has imprisoned her brother. The Barbarian and the Troll is slated to bow on Nickelodeon on Friday, April 2, at 7:30 p.m.

The series stars Spencer Grammer (Rick & Morty) as the voice of Brendar and Drew Massey (Mutt & Stuff, Sid the Science Kid) as Evan. Joining the cast as puppeteers and voice talent are Colleen Smith, Allan Trautman, Sarah Sarang Oh, Nicolette Santino, Peggy Etra, James Murray and Jeny Cassady. The series also features the voice of comedian Gina Yashere.

The Barbarian and the Troll is co-created and executive produced by Mike Mitchell (Trolls, The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part) and Massey. Mitchell also serves as the show’s primary director.