Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight TV Series (2022):
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight is an American animated action-adventure television series produced by DreamWorks Animation and Pearl Studio. It stars James Hong, Jack Black, Rita Ora, Della Saba, and Chris Geere.
The franchise consists mainly of three CGI-animated films: Kung Fu Panda (2008), Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011), and Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016), and three television series: Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (2011–2016), The Paws of Destiny (2018–2019), and Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight (2022).
The series follows Po who partners up with a no-nonsense English knight named Wandering Blade to find a collection of four powerful weapons before a mysterious pair of weasels do and save the world from destruction.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight TV Series Information:
|TV Series Name||Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight|
|No. of Episodes||11|
|Release Date||July 14, 2022|
|Running Time||24 minutes|
|Based on||Kung Fu Panda|
|Voices of||Jack Black|
|Created by||Mitch Watson|
|Directed by||Kevin Wotton|
|Written by||Christopher Amick|
|Executive producers||Peter Hastings|
|Music by||Theme music composer: Peter Hastings|
Composers: Kevin Lax
Country of origin
|Production Company||DreamWorks Animation Television|
|Distributor||NBCUniversal Syndication Studios|
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight TV Series Trailer:
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight TV Series Storyline (Plot/Synopsis):
The series picks up a few years after the events of Kung Fu Panda 3 and Kung Fu Panda: The Paws of Destiny where Po the giant panda must leave his home and embark on a globe-trotting quest across China for redemption and justice that finds him partnered up with a no-nonsense English knight named Luthera (a brown bear), also known as Wandering Blade, to find 4 elemental weapons that broke up the world a long time ago.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight TV Series Cast and Character:
- Jack Black as Po
- Rita Ora as Sir Luthera / Wandering Blade
- Kai Zen as young Sir Luthera
- Chris Geere as Klaus Dumont
- Della Saba as Veruca Dumont
- James Hong as Mr. Ping
- Rahnuma Panthaky as Rukhmini
- Ed Weeks as Colin
- Todd Haberkorn as Emperor
- Harvey Guillén as Pelpel
- Richard Ayoade as Kyle
- Shohreh Aghdashloo as Forouzan
- Melissa Villaseñor as Akna
- Parry Shen as Weimin
- Stephanie Hsu as Zhen
- Kinza Khan as Rabia
- Omid Abtahi as Alfie
- Amy Hill as Pei Pei
- Tru Valentino as Chuntao
- Stephanie Sheh as Elder Huang
- James Sie as Lao
- Barbara Goodson as Queen
- Dayci Brookshire as Changpu
- Rolonda Watts as High Priestess
- Nolan North as Shoddy Boat Owner
- Mick Wingert as Drake
Interesting Facts About Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight TV Series:
- Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight is the third TV series in the Kung Fu Panda franchise, following Kung Fu Panda: The Paws of Destiny.
- During National Panda Day in March 2022, DreamWorks and Netflix announced a new CGI-animated Kung-Fu Panda series.
- Animation production services are provided by Technicolor and Stella Creative Labs while storyboard services are provided by Dave Enterprises and Kok & Co., Pty, Ltd.
- Second season, announced in December 2022, is set for release on January 12, 2023.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight TV Series Episode List
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 1: A Cause for the Paws
Po’s popularity is gone after wicked weasels steal a powerful gauntlet. English knight Wandering Blade offers a chance to chase down the thieves.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 2: The Knight’s Code
Po is ready and willing to be Blade’s apprentice. But their mismatched personalities clash – until Po’s masterful kung fu moves impress his partner.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 3: The Lotus
When Klaus and Veruca strike a hedgehog village for a scroll, Po must choose between helping a prisoner or keeping the trust of the elder monks.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 4: The Legend of Master Longtooth
With the emperor’s Forbidden Company on their tail, Po and Blade head to Po’s favorite comic book creator to learn the location of the next weapon.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 5: The Gateway to the Desert
A mysterious figure helps Po. Po and Blade must put aside their differences when they stumble into Klaus and Veruca in the desert spice market.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 6: The Lost City
Po and Blade follow the comic book’s map and journey through the treacherous desert. The secretive stag makes a deal with Klaus and Veruca.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 7: The Last Guardian
The warriors meet the reclusive Rukhmini and try to convince her to hand over the fire whip. Colin the stag questions his alliance with the weasels.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 8: A Thread in the Dark
Veruca’s magic powers are of no use, so she seeks to treat her injured brother in a secret forest village. But Po and Blade are right behind them.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 9: Slow Boat to England
With Klaus and Veruca in tow, Po and Blade set their sights on England. The emperor meets Po’s protective dad, Mr. Ping, and a scheming Rukhmini.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 10: The Knight’s Fall Part 1
The duo rushes to the emperor’s palace to warn him of Klaus and Veruca’s intentions. Po and Blade get separated, and a hidden secret is revealed.
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight S1, Episode 11: The Knight’s Fall Part 2
Blade explains everything about her past. An epic sled chase through the snow-covered mountains leads Po to make a fateful decision.