Green Eggs and Ham is coming to Netflix. Netflix is known for investing in great content. This series is no different. It is based on the beloved book by Dr. Seuss. The upcoming animated series follows opposites “Guy” and “Sam” on a road trip to save an endangered animal from far off zoo. Along the way they learn to try new things like hope, friendship, and a certain delectable dish.
What’s happening in the story
The story of Green Eggs and Ham is like a postmodern Plains, Trains and Automobiles through the whimsical world of Dr. Seuss. Sam rescues the rare Chickeraffe from the Glurfsburg Zoo and hides it in a briefcase. He attempts to make his way to Meepville where he can charter a cold air balloon to take the Chickeraffe to his island home.
Guy just flopped his last big chance at being a world-famous inventor for the industrial Snerz Co. He packs up his invention in a briefcase and decides and become a paint watcher. Coincidentally, they meet in a diner. There’s a switch up with the briefcases which results in these two unlikely souls getting mixed up. This starts an adventure that takes them on a journey of self-discovery.
Our two mismatched heroes cross paths with overprotective Michellee, whose daughter, EB, desperately wants a pet, and falls madly in love with the Chickeraffe, Michellee’s walled up heart also connects with the heart-hardened Guy. And a laborious love story begins. Our fakakta foursome are also unknowingly pursued by a bounty hunter goat, two bad guys, and a villain who’s out to get the Chickeraffee as his ultimate trophy.
This awesome series also boasts some really big names. The Ellen Degeneres-produced project features voice acting from Adam Levine, Michael Douglas, Ilana Glazer, Diane Keaton, Eddie Izzard and Keegan-Michael Key, among others.
This series promises to be exciting! Set your calendar families! Green Eggs and Ham is coming your way soon!