The Legend of Krod Mandoon Begins Tonight

Krod Mandoon Thurs Apr 9, 10p/9c
Preview – Enter the Freedom Fighters

At 10pm EST, specifically. I’m not 100% sold on Comedy Central’s new show Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire, but I think a Hercules/Xena-style adventure series is pretty ripe for parody, and I’ll definitely be giving it the benefit of the doubt. And hey, John Rhys-Davies is in it! It’s not like that guy would agree to star in something he didn’t 100% believe would be awesome! He picks his projects with the utmost care and discrepancy, that Rhys-Davies.

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