Amazon’s streaming service is giving quality content to the audience. The Boys, based on superheroes, would tend to do the same. The Boys, a live-action adaptation of a comic book series, Eric Kripke is the showrunner and the executive producer of the show.
Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson came up with the idea of creating a comic book series which hides the actual personality of superheroes.
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Just like the comic book series, the TV show is supposed to take the dark and violent turn. With superheroes hiding their actual mysterious identity and acting recklessly to maintain their fame, a group of vigilantes brought together by Billy Butcher, tries to keep a check on these reckless heroes.
— Amazon Prime Video US (@PrimeVideo) September 10, 2018
Even ahead of the first episode preview, Amazon has renewed the series for a season 2. The Boys will have a tone of ‘Dark Deadpool.’ It will be dark-gore-action-sci-fi mixed up series with a touch of humor.
Amazon released a final trailer before the series premiere. Moreover, This trailer is uncensored and contains a lot of uncut of killing scenes.
The previous trailers were pretty different but had the same tone. Here is a look at one of them.
Marvel Studios and DC comics started a trend in live-action adaptations of the comics. Therefore, everyone wants a part of it now. Many famous actors and actress tend to ask for roles in superhero movies directly on Twitter.
Thus, it is safe to say that our generation is going to follow superheroes. However, The Boys will explain to us why we shouldn’t follow someone blindly. The superhero team-up is mostly the same as DC’s Justice League.
The Boys will premiere on Amazon Prime Video on 26th July, Friday.
— Amazon Prime Video US (@PrimeVideo) July 23, 2019
- Laz Alonso as Mother’s Milk
- Karl Urban as Billy Butcher
- Elisabeth Shue as Madelyn Stillwell
- Tomer Kapon as Frenchie
- Jack Quaid as “Wee” Hughie Campbell
— Jimmy Kimmel Live (@JimmyKimmelLive) July 24, 2019
This is the lead cast. There are also other series regulars like Simon Pegg (Mission Impossible series) and Chace Crawford as The Deep.
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