Scream “jinkies!” and put on the square glasses: From Warner Bros. Animation, Velma is an animated comedy series unraveling the origin story of Velma Dinkley, the iconic orange-turtlenecked brains of the Scooby-Doo Mystery Inc.
gang. In a departure from the family-friendly approachableScooby-Doofranchise,Velma is an adult-oriented show (see poster with the blood-splattered glasses), with Rick and Morty and Harley Quinn cited as major inspirations.
Executive producer Mindy Kaling, who also voices Velma; showrunner Charlie Grandy; Constance Wu (Daphne); Sam Richardson (Norville, who will be known as “Shaggy”); and Glenn Howerton (Fred) joined fans at New York Comic Con 2022 to explain the new direction for the long-running horror comedy series.
Fans in attendance also got a sneak peek at the show with a screening of the entire pilot episode. The show introduces Velma in her high school years as a bespectacled loser.Read more on polygon.com