Mythic Quest: Apple TV+ sets premiere date for new comedy series
According to Vital Thrills, Apple TV+ has officially set the premiere date for their newest half-hour-long comedy series titled Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet which is executive produced by It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia duo Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day through their RCG banner with McElhenney also starring in the series. All nine episodes of the comedy will be available for streaming on Friday, February 7.
Co-created by McElhenney and Megan Ganz, Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet will follow the story of a team of video game developers as they navigate the challenges of running a popular video game. McElhenney is set to portray the role of Ian Grimm, who is being described as the company’s creative director.
The film will also star Academy Award-winner F. Murray Abraham as C.W. Longbottom, Danny Pudi as Brad, Imani Hakim as Dana, Charlotte Nicdao as Poppy, David Hornsby as David, Ashly Burch as Rachel and Jessie Ennis as Jo.
Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet is a co-production by Lionsgate, 3 Arts Entertainment and Ubisoft. It is also executive produced by Ganz along with 3 Arts’ Michael Rotenberg and Nicholas Frenkel; and Ubisoft’s Jason Altman, Danielle Kreinik, and Gérard Guillemot.
Some of the upcoming original shows that will debut on Apple’s recently launched streaming service include the drama series Defending Jacob starring Chris Evans and Jaeden Martell; Mr. Corman starring Joseph Gorden-Levitt; the comedy series Ted Lasso which will be led by Jason Sudeikis; the sci-fi series adaptation of Foundation; and Oscar winner Octavia Spencer’s Truth Be Told.