Gremlins: Secrets Of The Mogwai coming to HBO Max.
Gremlins is getting a prequel in the HBO Max series Secrets of the Mogwai. The first Gremlins movie came out in 1984 and spawned a 1990 sequel. The new animated series stars Izaac Wang as Sam Wing, with Ming-Na Wen as Fong Wing, B. D. Wong as Hon Wing, James Hong as Grandpa Wing, Matthew Rhys as Riley Greene, Gabrielle Nevaeh Green as Elle, and A. J. Locascio as Gizmo.
Travel back to 1920s Shanghai to reveal the story of how a 10-year-old Sam Wing (future shop owner Mr. Wing in the 1984 movie) meets the young Mogwai called Gizmo. Along with a teenage street thief named Elle, Sam and Gizmo take a perilous journey through the Chinese countryside, encountering, and sometimes battling, colorful monsters and spirits from Chinese folklore. On their quest to return Gizmo to his family and uncover a legendary treasure, they are pursued by a power-hungry industrialist and his growing army of evil Gremlins.