SPOILER WARNING: Do not read if you’ve not seen the first five episodes of “Masters of the Universe: Revelation,” streaming now on Netflix.Kevin Smith nearly turned down “He-Man.”In early 2019, the iconoclastic filmmaker, podcast host and foul-mouthed bon vivant got a call from his agent.
Mattel, the toy company, wanted to meet, but they required that Smith sign an NDA first. So Smith asked where their offices were located.“He’s like, ‘El Segundo,’ and I’m like, ‘Fucking Santa Monica?
I’m not going out there!'” Smith said. “So, I passed. And then they called back, and he was like, ‘They said they’d come to your house.’ I was like, ‘Oh, that’s great.Read more on variety.com