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Animated Action Comedy Series About Elvis Lands at Netflix

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Netflix announced Friday that they have picked up a new animated action-comedy series based on singer Elivs Presely. Deadline reports that the Agent King series imagines Presley as a covert government agent working to protect America, while still holding down his day job as "The King."  Elvis' ex-wife Priscilla Presley and partner John Eddie will produce the show. "From the time Elvis was a young boy he always dreamed of being the superhero fighting crime and saving the world! Agent King lets him do just that," Priscilla says. "My co-creator John Eddie and I are so excited to be working with Netflix and Sony Animation on this amazing project and getting the chance to show the world an Elvis they haven't seen before." Archer alum Mike Arnold has been hired as showrunner.