How to Watch Knuckles, The Six-Episode Streaming Event From The World of Sonic The Hedgehog

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Posted on Apr 26, 2024 | 07:00am
The six-episode, live-action, original event series Knuckles, the latest from the ever-expanding World of Sonic the Hedgehog, follows the titular character as he shows Wade Whipple the ways of the Echidna warrior. And you can stream the new, can't-miss series right now, exclusively on Paramount+. Read on to find out how to watch and stream Knuckles, plus get answers to some of your biggest Knuckles questions. 
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Where can I stream Knuckles?

You can stream Knuckles exclusively on Paramount+. The six-episode event series, which premiered exclusively on Paramount+ on April 26, 2024, is available to all Paramount+ subscribers via either the Paramount+ Essential plan, or the Paramount+ with SHOWTIME® plan.

What is Knuckles about?

Knuckles is about the Echidna warrior's hilarious and action-packed journey of self-discovery as he trains Wade Whipple to be his protégé. However, things take a turn when a mysterious threat decides to steal Knuckles’ incredible powers for its own.

Timeline-wise, Knuckles takes place between the events of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 and the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog 3.

Who stars in Knuckles?

Knuckles stars Idris Elba as Knuckles, and Adam Pally as Wade Whipple. Both actors are veterans of the Sonic cinematic universe. Elba portrayed Knuckles in Sonic the Hedgehog 2; Pally played Wade Whipple in Sonic the Hedgehog and Sonic the Hedgehog 2.

The ensemble cast includes guest stars Stockard Channing, Edi Patterson, Scott Mescudi, Ellie Taylor, Julian Barratt, Rory McCann, Cary Elwes, Christopher Lloyd, Paul Scheer, and Rob Huebel.

Special guest stars Ben Schwartz and Tika Sumpter reprise roles from the films as Sonic the Hedgehog and Maddie, respectively. Colleen O’Shaughnessey also returns as a special guest star in her role as Tails.

In addition to his starring role, Elba is an executive producer of Knuckles.

All the key creative members from the World of Sonic the Hedgehog return for the series, including the films’ director/executive producer Jeff Fowler, who directs the pilot episode and helped transition the film's signature cinematic animation style to television. Neal H. Moritz, Toby Ascher, John Whittington, and Toru Nakahara also serve as executive producers. Additional directors for the series include Ged Wright, Brandon Trost, Jorma Taccone, and Carol Banker.

What animal is Knuckles?

Knuckles is an Echidna warrior. Here in the real world, echidnas are mammals that are as known for their quills as they are for their powerful paws. Sound familiar?

Who is Knuckles?

Knuckles is an Echidna warrior. The character appeared in the hit movie Sonic the Hedgehog 2. And, of course, Knuckles is the title character of the new six-episode event series Knuckles, now streaming exclusively on Paramount+.

What else can I watch on Paramount+?

You can watch tons of great shows and movies with Paramount+, including Knuckles, the new six-episode event series, the box-office hits Sonic the Hedgehog and Sonic the Hedgehog 2, plus family classics such as Avatar: The Last Airbender, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987), and SpongeBob SquarePants. With Paramount+, you can also stream live sports such as NFL on CBS games and UEFA Champions League matches. The Paramount+ Essential plan allows you to watch TV shows and movies with limited commercial interruptions. The Paramount+ with SHOWTIME® plan gives you an ad-free experience for watching TV shows and movies, as well as access to your live, local CBS station, plus SHOWTIME® programming such as Billions, The Chi, and Yellowjackets.

How do I sign up for Paramount+?

You can sign up for Paramount+ online at ParamountPlus.com, and on mobile devices via the Paramount+ app for iOS and Android. (CC required. T&Cs apply.) Choose your streaming device from the list below, and read the instructions on how to get started:

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So, get ready for a smashing good time. Stream hit series and movies with Paramount+, including Knuckles.
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