Netflix Cooks Up 'Green Eggs and Ham' Trailer

Netflix Friday released a trailer for its new Dr. Seuss-inspired animated series Green Eggs and Ham, set to premiere on the streaming service Nov. 8. 

The series follows the exploits of polar opposites Guy and Sam who, on a road trip to save an endangered animal, learn to try new things like friendship -- and a certain delectable dish, according to Netflix officials. 

Green Eggs and Ham stars Adam Devine, Michael Douglas, Ilana Glazer, Diane Keaton, Keegan-Michael Key, Eddie Izzard, Jeffrey Wright, Jillian Bell, John Turturro, Tracy Morgan and Daveed Diggs. The series is executive produced by Ellen DeGeneres, Jared Stern, Sam Register, Mike Karz, David Dobkin and Jeff Kleeman.

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