Phantom Stranger short on the way from Bruce Timm

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The Phantom Stranger is on his way to the DC Animated Universe.

When you pick up Superman: Red Son, you’ll also find an animated Phantom Stranger short from Bruce Timm. The two main characters will be the Phantom Stranger, voiced by Peter Serafinowicz (The Tick) and the mysterious Seth. voiced by Michael Rosenbaum (Smallville).

“Phantom Stranger” has Bruce Timm (“Batman: The Killing Joke”) at the helm as executive producer & director, and the short is written by Ernie Altbacker (“Teen Titans: The Judas Contract”). Set in the 1970s, the short follows young adult Jess as she joins her friends at a party in a dilapidated mansion hosted by the mysterious Seth. When odd things begin to happen to Jess and her friends, the Phantom Stranger intervenes to try and save her from a dreary fate. In addition to Serafinowicz and Rosenbaum, “Phantom Stranger” also features the voices of Natalie Lander, Grey Griffin and Roger Craig Smith.

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The Superman: Red Son Blu-ray will have a suggested retail price of $24.98 and the 4K will run you $39.99. You can find the movie for download on Feb. 25, 2020, and the Blu-ray and 4K UHD will hit store shelves on March 17, 2020.


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