What is Knuckles (TV) About?
Knuckles is an American television miniseries that delves into the story of Knuckles the Echidna, a character originating from Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog video game series. Set in the universe established by the Sonic film series, Knuckles stands as the franchise's first live-action series venture, aiming to explore the rich lore and background of its eponymous character. Starring Idris Elba as the voice of Knuckles, reprising his role from the 2022 film Sonic the Hedgehog 2, the series is a blend of humor and action. The narrative unfolds between the events of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 and Sonic the Hedgehog 3, focusing on the stoic yet endearing Knuckles as he takes Wade Whipple, played by Adam Pally, under his wing. Wade, a deputy sheriff with more enthusiasm than expertise, is eager to become a warrior under Knuckles's tutelage. The miniseries promises to delve into Knuckles's rich cultural heritage, shedding light on the history of the Echidnas, while simultaneously charting a path of personal growth and friendship. Knuckles is poised to strike a chord with fans awaiting an immersive experience into this classic gaming icon's world.
The first episode of Knuckles aired on April 26, 2024 and the most recent episode to air was on April 26, 2024.