WWE Superstar Samoa Joe announced yesterday on his twitter account that he will be joining the cast of the new Transformers animated series.
Joe will be voicing the Decepticon named “Predaking” on the new series “Transformers: Power of the Primes”. The show is scheduled to launch in the second quarter of 2018. The series, which airs on the go90 streaming service, will be the final installment of the Prime Wars trilogy being produced by Hasbro and Machinima.
Joe will be joining Mark Hamill and Ron Perlman as cast members for the new animated series. Hamill will voice Megatronus, the first Decepticon; while Perlman plays Optimus Primal. Other voice actors of note appearing in the series include: Wil Wheaton as Perfector, Judd Nelson as Rodimus Cron, and Jamie King as Solus Prime.
Joe announced, “Very happy to announce I am joining the cast of the new Transformers animated series. #PredaKingLives #transformers”
You can see the official announcements made on Instagram and Twitter, below:
— Samoa Joe (@SamoaJoe) January 9, 2018
Well here it is…it’s been a dream showrunning this third chapter which I’m incredibly proud of and can’t wait to share. Having @Jaime_King @HamillHimself @perlmutations @SamoaJoe @mikeyway join the already incredible cast is unbelievable. So lucky. https://t.co/1ixKOQdf7p
— デサント F.J. (@FJDesanto) January 9, 2018