Netflix has announced a tv series based on The Dark Crystal, a 10-episode series that will be the prequel to the 1982 film. The series, titled the Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance will be set many years before the events of the original film. According to a synopsis released by the streaming giant, the series returns to the world of Thra with a new adventure. Three Gelfling find out the secret behind Skeksis’ power. It is now up to them to save their world. The series stars Lisa Henson, Halle Stanford, Rita Peruggi, Blanca Lista, Jeffrey Addiss, Will Matthews and Javier Grillo-Marxuach. Louis Leterrier has directed ‘The Incredible Hulk’ and ‘Now You See Me’ earlier.