The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance is About Climate Change

Netflix’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance may be a fantasy show about a magic crystal that controls the fate of a planet, but it’s also surprisingly pertinent about the threat of climate change. Turns out that’s totally on purpose. Read More >>

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The New Dark Crystal Trailer Is Somehow Even More Gorgeous Than the Last

But even though darkness looms over Thra’s beautiful environs, a resistance rises. Read More >>

Netflix’s Dark Crystal Comic-Con Panel Was the Stuff of Dreams

The third time was the charm for Lisa Henson. At San Diego Comic-Con Friday, the daughter of legendary filmmaker Jim Henson said she’d been to Comic-Con two times before with a Dark Crystal project. Neither of those panned out. It wasn’t until this time, sitting in front of 7,000 fans inside Hall H, with a brand new Netflix prequel show on the horizon that her dream finally came to fruition. Read More >>

Taron Egerton, Lisa Henson on Finding Hope in the ‘Melancholy’ of The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance

Netflix’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance is a challenge. It’s a prequel set centuries before the events of The Dark Crystal, which means we already know how it ends. Spoilers: Not well. So, how can the audience find hope in a series where we already know our heroes’ fate? According to star Taron Egerton (Rian) and Jim Henson Company CEO Lisa Henson, in a way... you can’t. Read More >>