After the premiere episode’s wild, game-changing twist, we’re nervously recapping Scott Pilgrim Takes Off Episode 2, “A League Of Their Own” on our podcast. Scott Pilgrim’s friends attend his funeral after he was punched to death by Matthew Patel in the premiere. Not only does everyone seriously guilt Ramona Flowers, but Envy Adams makes a surprise appearance to croon a tune. Meanwhile, we meet the rest of Ramona’s evil exes. And some big changes happen in the League as Matthew Patel takes on Gideon Graves for all the marbles.
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Scott Pilgrim Takes Off, Episode 2, “A League Of Their Own” Synopsis:
An eclectic crowd of familiar faces gathers under unusual circumstances. Elsewhere, the League of Evil Exes meets up at a secret lair.
Scott Pilgrim Takes Off Synopsis:
Here’s the official synopsis for Netflix’s anime adaptation of the series.
Scott Pilgrim meets the girl of his dreams, Ramona Flowers, and discovers he must defeat her seven evil exes in order to date her. But this time, things get even more complicated. Based on the graphic novels by Bryan Lee O’Malley, SCOTT PILGRIM TAKES OFF revisits and reimagines the beloved cult classic, taking Ramona Flowers, her evil exes, Scott, and his friends off on a mysterious new action-packed journey to find love.
The anime series reunites the original film cast to reprise their roles, including Michael Cera (Scott Pilgrim), Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Ramona Flowers), Satya Bhabha (Matthew Patel), Kieran Culkin (Wallace Wells), Chris Evans (Lucas Lee), Anna Kendrick (Stacey Pilgrim), Brie Larson (Envy Adams), Alison Pill (Kim Pine), Aubrey Plaza (Julie Powers), Brandon Routh (Todd Ingram), Jason Schwartzman (Gideon Graves), Johnny Simmons (Young Neil), Mark Webber (Stephen Stills), Mae Whitman (Roxie Richter), and Ellen Wong (Knives Chau).
SCOTT PILGRIM TAKES OFF was created for television by executive producers and co-showrunners O’Malley and BenDavid Grabinski. The original film’s director, co-writer and producer Edgar Wright serves as executive producer alongside Marc Platt, Jared LeBoff, Adam Siegel, Michael Bacall and Eunyoung Choi. Award-winning animation house Science SARU (DEVILMAN CRYBABY, JAPAN SINKS, KEEP YOUR HANDS OFF EIZOUKEN), and UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group, produce for Netflix.