Trollhunters is an American computer-animated TV series based on the book series of Guillermo del Toro and Daniel Kraus. It was produced by DreamWorks Animation and released on Netflix on December 23rd, 2016.


When ordinary teenager Jim Lake Jr. stumbles upon a mystical amulet on his way to school one morning, he inadvertently discovers an extraordinary secret civilization of mighty trolls beneath his small town of Arcadia. Suddenly destined to play a crucial role in an ancient battle of good and evil, Jim is determined to save the world – right after gym class.



  • This is the second DreamWorks show to be originally a movie and turned into a TV Series, with the first being Dinotrux.
  • This is the first DreamWorks animated production to have the main characters deal with school life.