Carmen Sandiego Trailer: The Thief Returns in an Animated Series

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"Everybody asks, 'WHERE is Carmen Sandiego?,' but nobody asks, 'WHO is Carmen Sandiego?'" reads a message accompanying Friday's preview on YouTube.

From global escapades to intergalactic adventures, fans have spent decades following expert thief Carmen Sandiego all over the map through video games. Check out the trailer below. "Stranger Things" star Finn Wolfhard also co-stars, voicing Carmen's friend and partner-in-crime, Player.


"Carmen is a modern day Robin Hood traveling the globe and stealing from V.I.L.E. and giving back to its victims", Netflix says of the show.

'V.I.L.E is stealing from all over the world. I'm also intrigued by the set-pieces, many of which look achievable in live-action; I wonder if we might see any of these big action moments recreated in the upcoming movie. The first season, which consists of 20 episodes, will debut on the streaming service on January 18th.


Everybody asks "WHERE is Carmen Sandiego?", but nobody asks "WHO is Carmen Sandiego?".

Starring Gina Rodriguez, Carmen Sandiego follows the incredible globetrotting adventures of the titular character (in her trademark red trench coat and hat) as she puts her skills as a master thief to use for good. The iconic woman in red returns for new global capers and a peek into her past.


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