The boys show superheroes at their worst and the vigilantes who decide to hook them up.
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The Boys is a new series on Amazon Prime Video that focuses on a team of guards who bring selfish superheroes down to a pen or two. Star Trek star Karl Urban is the leader of the vigilante called The Boys. The superheroes, distorted by fame and various vices, are called The Seven.
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Amazon has aOn June 26, a new superhero named Stormfront is played by Aya Cash (you're the worst) and joins the team.
for the second season on December 5, 2019. The footage showed a slow motion shot of Homelander (Antony Starr) pouring a bloody substance over his face.
There is also a brief glimpse of Terror the Dog – a character from the comic series The Boys on which the show is based.
Terror appears in the teaser for The Boys.
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The Boys Story (Season One Summary)
In season 1, corrupt superheroes The Seven cause a young man named Hughie (Jack Quaid) to take revenge if they accidentally kill his girlfriend. Hughie teams up with anti-cape guards called The Boys.
The team consists of charismatic leader Billy Butcher (Karl Urban) as well as breast milk (Laz Alonso), woman (Karen Fukuhara) and Frenchie (Tomer Capon).
But there is also controversy within the seven when newcomer Annie January / Starlight (Erin Moriarty) joins the superhero crew. She struggles with everything from the dangers of fame to. Through their eyes we see everything that is wrong with the seven and how they abuse their power as superheroes.
At the end of season one, The Seven's lineup will change forever. Aquaman-style superhero The Deep (Chace Crawford) is pushed out of the limelight after sexually assaulting his superhero Starlight in an incident that ended in a #MeToo scandal.
Superhero A-Train (Jessie Usher) is a drug addict who uses a superhero-level steroid to run even faster, with fatal results.
The handler of the seven, Madelyn Stillwell (Elisabeth Shue), is murdered by the superhero The Homelander (Antony Starr) during a shocking reveal that she kept secret from him (he secretly produced a superbaby). The twist is that the mother is Billy Butcher's wife, whom he thought was dead.
The Boys Storyline (Season 2 Theories)
In season 2, all of these action points need to be addressed and a new handler and maybe a few superheroes involved.
If The Homelander gets out of hand, it may be up to superheroes Starlight and Queen Maeve (Dominique McElligott) to make The Seven real superheroes who are actually more about protecting humanity than their own superhero image.
The new actors include the timeless actors Goran Visnjic and Claudia Doumit. Visnjic plays Alistair Adana, the charismatic leader of a mysterious church. Doumit will play Victoria Neuman, a young prodigy congresswoman.
Another new addition to the show is actress Aya Cash, who plays a super-powered neo-Nazi named Stormfront.
"I think Stormfront is like a nuclear bomb that explodes in the seven," Cash told Entertainment Weekly in March. "She's here to try to get Vought back to the original idea behind superhero creation, and she can be pretty feminist. There's a lot, I wouldn't say misdirection, but it's also one very skilled woman. "
Who does it?
The supernatural and timeless creator Eric Kripke is behind The Boys.
The series is produced by Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen. It is based on the extremely dark comic strip by Garth Ennis () and Darick Robertson, who ran from 2008 to 2012 for 72 issues.
Here is the official poster of the second season of The Boys from Amazon.
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When is the release date?
The boys have been illuminated in green for a second season. Filming for the second season started in Toronto in the summer of 2019. Urban posted on Instagram on November 6 that filming for the second season of The Boys had been completed.
The boys' second season will premiere the first three episodes on Amazon Prime on September 4th. New episodes will be available every Friday, culminating in an epic season finale on October 9th. There are eight episodes in total.
Meet the cast
Karl Urban as Billy Butcher
Erin Moriarty as Annie January / Starlight
Antony Starr as The Homelander
Dominique McElligott as Queen Maeve
Jessie Usher as A-Zug
Chace Crawford as The Deep
Nathan Mitchell as Black Noir
Laz Alonso as breast milk
Jack Quaid as Hughie Campbell
Aya Cash as a storm front
Simon Pegg as Hughie's father
Shantel VanSanten as Becca Butcher
Karen Fukuhara as the woman
Malcolm Barrett as Seth Reed
Goran Visnjic as Alistair Adana
Claudia Doumit as Victoria Neuman