Airdate: Tuca & Bertie
New animation from BoJack Horseman writer centres around two 30-year-old bird women.
New animated comedy Tuca & Bertie begins on Netflix in May.
The series is about the friendship between two 30-year-old bird women who live in the same apartment building: Tuca (Tiffany Haddish), a cocky, care-free toucan, and Bertie (Ali Wong), an anxious, daydreaming songbird.
Lisa Hanawalt (BoJack Horseman) created the 10 part series.
Hanawalt is an executive producer alongside Raphael Bob-Waksberg (BoJack Horseman), Noel Bright (BoJack Horseman, Friends), Steven A. Cohen (BoJack Horseman, Jack & Bobby), Tiffany Haddish and Ali Wong. The series is produced by Michael Eisner’s The Tornante Company and animation is done by ShadowMachine.
It also features Steven Yeun and guests Nicole Byer, Richard E. Grant, John Early, Reggie Watts, Tig Notaro, Amber Ruffin, Jermaine Fowler and Tessa Thompson.
Friday May 3 on Netflix.