AMC Plus’ new stop-motion animated show Ultra City Smiths features baby dolls repurposed as adults. The six-episode series finds two detectives, voiced by Jimmi Simpson and Da’Vine Joy Randolph, tracking down the mysterious disappearance of Ultra City’s most famous magnate Carpenter K. Smith (Kurtwood Smith).
The all-star cast includes Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard, Alia Shawkat, Tim Meadows, Terry O’Quinn, Debra Winger, Luiz Guzman, John C. Reilly, Tom Waits, Bebe Neuwirth, Jason Mantzoukas, Melissa Villaseñor and more.
The series is created by Steve Conrad (Patriot, Perpetual Grace), who also serves as showrunner, along with Stoopid Buddy Stoodios. Stoopid Buddy Stoodios’ Seth Green, John Harvatine IV, Matthew Senreich, Eric Towner and Chris Waters serve as executive producers along with Jennifer Scher, Jeff Dieter and Thomas J. Glynn.
Utra City Smiths premieres Thursday, July 22 on AMC Plus.