Christopher Meloni is again on the beat, with Completely happy! as an ex-cop, however do not count on Legislation & Order: SVU‘s Detective Elliot Stabler when your activate the Syfy sequence.
In Completely happy!, which relies on Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson‘s graphic novel, Meloni performs Nick Sax, an intoxicated, corrupt ex-cop who now works as a success man…and sees an imaginary blue horse named Completely happy. A blue horse with wings. And a horn.
“It was pitched this fashion: ‘Learn the script,'” Meloni informed E! Information about how producers confirmed him the venture.
His response to the script? “OK, I learn it. I do not know what I simply learn. Are you able to enlighten me?”
However Brian Taylor, who co-wrote the pilot and serves as an govt producer, mentioned he could not assist Meloni out. The actor would simply must belief him.
Belief him he did.
Patton Oswalt voices Completely happy, however the two weren’t on set collectively doing the present. As an alternative, Skype got here in hand.
The sequence sees Nick Sax “adrift in a world of informal homicide, soulless intercourse and betrayal.”
Along with Meloni and Oswalt, the forged additionally contains Lili Mirojnick, Joseph Reitman, Medina Senghore, Ritchie Coster and Patrick Fischler.
Completely happy! premieres Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 10 p.m. on Syfy.
(E! and Syfy are each a part of the NBCUniversal household.)