theboys are back! Or is it The Kids? Because the celebrated series hit at Amazon Prime Video now gets one spin off over a new generation of supswho first have to prove their special skills at college.
The offshoot of the evil and brutal superhero series announced two years ago, which has since been expanded by a Season 4 extended is currently in production. To the start of shooting are now presented by young stars like Lizzie Broadway and Chance Perdomo the spin-off in a Twitter videothat the following new title carries: GEN V.
What is The Boys spin-off Gen V about?
While in “The Boys” a group led by Butcher is taking action against the machinations of Vought and his ruthless superhero (Supes) Seven in order to put a stop to them, it is precisely these Supes that are at the center of the new series Gen V.
The action takes place at the only university in the United States open exclusively to aspiring supes and operated by Vought International. The young generation also has extraordinary skills that they have to test to their physical limits.
The young people repeatedly come up against moral limits and are also subjected to the compulsion of their hormones. In the background, Vought ensures that the young supes know full well that they are already competing for jobs for the best superhero team – which will fuel the boundless ambition of some supes even more, with unforeseen consequences.
First cast: Who is starring in the spin-off Gen V?
The new series Gen V is also being developed by The Boys creator Eric Kripke, but will be starring Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters as showrunners.
The main roles are cast as follows, about each Nothing is revealed about the characters yet:
- Jaz Sinclair as Marie Moreau
- Lizze Broadway as Emma Shaw
- Chance Perdomo
- Maddie Phillips
- London Thor
- Derek Luh
- Asa Germann
- Shelley Conn
- Patrick Schwarzenegger as Golden Boy
- Sean Patrick Thomas as Polarity
- Marco Pigossi as Doctor Edison Cardosa
“The Boys” was created by “Preacher” creator Eric Kripke and is based on the comics of the same name by Garth Ennis. Seth Rogen, Craig Rosenberg, Evan Goldberg and Neal H. Moritz are also on board as producers. The series is produced by Sony Pictures Television Studios and Amazon Studios.
In the meantime, we can look forward to further episodes of the successful series: