Hulu’s New Show ‘Hit-Monkey’ is the Latest in Marvel’s Experimentation with TV

Hit-Monkey, Hulu’s newest animated series, literally opens with a mysterious monkey carrying out what seems to be a revenge-driven hit on unnamed men in black suits. Really! 

The anime-inspired show, starring Jason Sudeikis and Olivia Munn, is the latest production of Marvel Television aka Marvel Studios. 

Alas, with Hit-Monkey, Marvel continues its experimentation with television that succeeds their shows on Disney Plus like WandaVision, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Loki, and What If…?.  

However, the difference between the aforementioned Disney Plus shows and this one on Hulu—those shows are a continuation of the 13-year strong Marvel Cinematic Universe. 

Meanwhile, Hit-Monkey is not. 

Rather, this stand-alone show follows the revenge plot of its titular character