Monsters at Work is the latest series installment announced for Disney+. The Monsters, Inc. spinoff takes place six months after the movie with Billy Crystal and John Goodman set to reprise their roles as Mike Wazowski and Sulley.
New cast member Ben Feldman will voice Tylor Tuskmon, a mechanic on the Monsters, Inc. Facilities Team, who tries to follow in the footsteps of his idols Mike and Sully by earning his place as a Jokester on the Laugh Floor.
Today, Ben Feldman released a never-before-seen look of his new character.
You can check out the tweet below.
I honestly couldn’t be more excited to finally show you this 1st look painted rendering of me, Tylor Tuskmon, the eager and talented mechanic in #MonstersAtWork -an original series coming to #DisneyPlus 2020. pic.twitter.com/g3QIaZUbAT
— Ben Feldman (@WhosBenFeldman) June 12, 2019
Disney+ will offer original content and all-new projects in a “family friendly” environment for the streaming service.
“Animation continues to be one of the cornerstones of Disney magic and story-telling, across Disney Channels and excitedly, now on the new streaming platform, Disney Plus,” said Helene Etzi, country manager at The Walt Disney Company France. “As a company, we are privileged to work with so many creative masterminds, both here in France and across Europe, who are first in class when it comes to relaying timeless stories for all members of the family.”
Animation continues to tell stories for people around the world who become so attached to these characters.
“This is a hugely busy and exciting year and there’s no better time to be working in animation, which continues to be at the heart of what we do at Disney,” added Orion Ross, VP of animation, digital, and acquisitions for Disney Europe & Africa. “We are proud to announce this exciting slate, working with phenomenally talented international creatives to deliver stories that are full of fun, creating characters that are extremely loveable, and showcasing a breadth of animation styles.”
The series includes new cast members Kelly Marie Tran, Henry Winkler, Lucas Neff, Alanna Ubach, Stephen Stanton, and Aisha Tyler.
Monsters at Work will debut in 2020.