The Boys 2019 info:-
The Boys 2019, When superheroes become as influential as politicians and powerful as gods, who will stop them abusing their superpowers? The Boys, that’s who. The Boys is a new show coming to Amazon Prime Video that focuses on a team of vigilantes who take self-serving superheroes down a peg or two. Star Trek star Karl Urban heads the cast, along with a recurring role from actor Simon Pegg. It might be based on a comic, but this filthy, funny, gory series is a long way from Marvel and DC. Supernatural and Timeless creator Eric Kripke is behind The Boys, with episodes directed by Dan Trachtenberg, Daniel Attias, Jennifer Phang, Stefan Schwartz, Philip Sgriccia and Frederick E.O. Toye.
The series is produced by Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen. It’s based on the extremely dark comic by Garth Ennis (Preacher) and Darick Robertson, which ran for 72 issues from 2008 to 2012. When corrupt superheroes known as The Seven cause his girlfriend’s death, a young man named Hughie (Jack Quaid) hooks up with anti-cape vigilantes The Boys. The team consists of charismatic leader Billy Butcher (Karl Urban) with Mother’s Milk (Laz Alonso), Female (Karen Fukuhara) and Frenchie (Tomer Capon).
The Boys 2019 Cast and characters:-
- Karl Urban as Billy Butcher, the leader of the Boys who distrusts all individuals with superpowers. He has a particular hatred towards Homelander, who he believes is responsible for the disappearance of his wife.
- Jack Quaid as Hugh “Hughie” Campbell, a member of the Boys who joins the vigilantes after his girlfriend Robin is killed by A-Train
- Antony Starr as John / Homelander, the extremely powerful leader of the Seven. Beneath his public image as a noble hero, he is arrogant, sadistic, and cares little about the well-being of those he professes to protect.
- Erin Moriarty as Annie January / Starlight, a light-emitting superhero and newest member of the Seven. Unlike many other superpowered individuals, Annie is genuine in her efforts to help the public.
- Dominique McElligott as Queen Maeve, a veteran member of the Seven who once wanted to protect innocent lives, but has become disillusioned and suffers from burnout. As the former girlfriend of Homelander, she knows his true character.
- Jessie T. Usher as A-Train, a speedster member of the Seven. He is determined to maintain his status as the fastest speedster, believing he will lose his relevance and be removed from the Seven if another individual surpasses him. It was because of this that led to A-Train accidentally killing Hugh’s girlfriend Robin.
- Laz Alonso as Marvin / Mother’s Milk, a member of the Boys who continually promises to leave the group for the safety of his family, in part due to his frequent clashes with Frenchie, but finds himself lured back by Butcher. Please See More Information…….
The Boys 2019 Development:-
Between 2008 and 2016, a film adaptation of The Boys had been in various stages of development at both Columbia Pictures and Paramount Pictures. On April 6, 2016, it was announced that Cinemax was developing a television series adaption of the comic book. The production was being developed by Eric Kripke, Evan Goldberg, and Seth Rogen. Kripke was set to write the series while Goldberg and Rogen were set to direct.
Executive producers were reported to include Kripke, Goldberg, Rogen, Neal H. Moritz, Pavun Shetty, Ori Marmur, James Weaver, Ken Levin, and Jason Netter. Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson were set as co-executive producers. Production companies involved with the series included Point Grey Pictures, Original Film, and Sony Pictures Television.
On November 8, 2017, it was announced that Amazon Video had given the production a series order for a first season consisting of eight episodes. The series had reportedly been in development at Amazon for a number of months preceding the series order announcement. It was also reported that the previously announced creative team was still attached to the series. Kripke wanted to retain a sense of reality to the show, and to keep the writers disciplined decided “Anything that comes out of this drug is viable.
and anything that doesn’t we’re not allowed to do”. He did not want to fall into the overused convention of killing off female characters to motivate the heroes and also saw an opportunity to surprise readers of the comics by changing the story of Butcher’s wife Becky. On April 30, 2018, it was announced that Dan Trachtenberg would direct the series’ first episode. He replaces Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg who dropped out due to scheduling conflicts.
The Boys 2019 Release:-
On September 26, 2018, the official poster for the series was released. On October 5, 2018, in tandem with the series’ panel at the annual New York Comic Con, a teaser trailer for the series was released. On January 24, 2019, another teaser trailer was released via Seth Rogen’s official Twitter account. The series premiered on July 26, 2019, after another teaser was released. On July 22, Slipknot released a new single called “Solway Firth” with an accompanying music video which featured clips and audio from the show.