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Voltron: Legendary Defender 

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Five teenagers become the last line of defense for the galaxy in an intergalactic battle against the evil alien force led by King Zarkon.
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Series cast summary:
Jeremy Shada ...  Lance 73 episodes, 2016-2018
Bex Taylor-Klaus ...  Pidge 73 episodes, 2016-2018
Tyler Labine ...  Hunk 72 episodes, 2016-2018
Kimberly Brooks ...  Allura / ... 71 episodes, 2016-2018
Josh Keaton ...  Shiro / ... 69 episodes, 2016-2018
Rhys Darby ...  Coran 64 episodes, 2016-2018
Steven Yeun ...  Keith 64 episodes, 2016-2018
A.J. LoCascio ...  Lotor / ... 39 episodes, 2017-2018
Cree Summer ...  Witch Haggar / ... 34 episodes, 2016-2018
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Storyline

After Keith, Lance, Pidge, Hunk, and Shiro are sent into space in a blue lion, they find two "alteans" by the names of Allura and Coran who have been frozen in crypto-pods for ten thousand years. They then discover that they must each pilot one of the robotic lions of Voltron, and defend the universe from an alien species called the "galra", and there evil emperor "Zarkon."

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5 unlikely heroes must join together to defend the universe.


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USA

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English

Release Date:

10 June 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Neil Kaplan is the third Optimus Prime actor from the "Transformers" franchise to appear in a Voltron show, after Peter Cullen (who was in Voltron: Defender of the Universe (1984)) and Garry Chalk (who was in Voltron Force (2011)). Optimus Prime was voiced by Cullen in The Transformers (1984), by Kaplan in Transformers: Robots in Disguise (2000) and by Chalk in the Unicron Trilogy (Transformers Armada, Energon and Cybertron). See more »

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Shiro: Defenders of the Universe, huh? Has a nice ring to it.
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The moon in the DreamWorks Animation logo gets sliced into a crescent shape by Voltron. See more »

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Starts well, but goes downhill
1 January 2019 | by joharitaylorSee all my reviews

As many of the more recent reviews (Dec 2018) have stated, the last season (eighth) wasn't very good nor was the seventh which was when the show began its downward spiral. I have downgraded my original score of 8/10 to 6/10 after seeing the conclusion to this story, so that shows you how much I disliked the end. I'll leave this spoiler free, but just say the ending goes against the ethos pushed through the whole show that Voltron wins as a team and not as individuals.


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