Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Gauntlet Debuts on Netflix on Thanksgiving
The new season of the critically acclaimed TV Series Mystery Science Theater 3000 will be available exclusively on Netflix in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand starting Thursday, November 22, 2018.
This date marks the 30th anniversary of Mystery Science Theater 3000, which premiered on Thanksgiving Day 1988 on KTMA in Minneapolis, with series creator Joel Hodgson as the host.
Hodgson oversaw the new season as an executive producer and co-director, supervising and participating in all facets of production. The entire featured cast will be returning, with comedian Jonah Ray as the host (“Jonah Heston”), actress and comedian Felicia Day as the Mad (“Kinga Forrester”), actor and comedian Patton Oswalt as the evil henchman (“TV’s Son of TV’s Frank”), and comedians Baron Vaughn and Hampton Yount as the voices of “Tom Servo” and “Crow T. Robot,” respectively. The new season will feature six episodes of newly riffed cheesy movies.
Mystery Science Theater 3000 is executive produced by Joel Hodgson, Elliott Kalan, Richard Foos, Bob Emmer, Garson Foos, Jonathan Stern, and Harold Buchholz, and is produced by Satellite of Love, LLC, Alternaversal Productions, LLC, and Abominable Pictures.