Have you ever wondered what will happen if Superman went to the dark side? Or Batman just upped and went rogue? And The Avengers just went from protecting the universe to destroying the universe? As dangerous as this sounds, The Boys is all about this very concept.
The Boys, developed by Eric Kripke, first streamed on Amazon on 26th July 2019. Based on the comic “The Boys” by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson, the show revolves around a group of vigilantes that set out on a quest to bring out all the dirty secrets of evil superheroes and to stop them. With an 8.5 IMDb rating and Rotten Tomatoes grading them at 84%, the show was a smash hit
When Will The Boys Be Back In Town?
After a highly successful first season, the show has been renewed for a second season. And the filming for the second season has already wrapped up. Following the trend, the second season is likely to be scheduled for a July 2020 release. However, in the wake of the pandemic, the date is very much likely to be pushed ahead.
The Boys and all the members of The Seven are set to return. New villains and heroes are going to introduced in the new season. This is how the cast stands:
- Karl Urban as Billy Butcher
- Jack Quaid as Hughie
- Laz Alonso as Mother’s Milk
- Tomer Kapon as Frenchie
- Karen Fukuhara as The Female
- Erin Moriarty as Starlight
- Anthony Starr as Homelander
- Chace Crawford as The Deep
- Dominique McElligot as Maeve and
- Giancarlo Esposito as the enigmatic Vought CEO, Mr Edgar
According to Deadline, Goran Visnjic and Claudia Doumit are also expected to join the party.
What To Expect In Season 2?
The first season wasn’t short on twists and turns. And it looks the makers will also make Season 2 in the same manner. The second season is likely to pick up after the events of the first. Various characters will have a much larger role to play as the season unfolds. With new heroes and villains, it is expected that the plot has a lot in store for the fans.
Karl Urban a.k.Billy Butcher will realize the truths of the life that surrounds him. This will leave him jumbled which can make the show more exciting. The season 1 finale revealed that Becca is still alive and is pregnant with the hero’s son.
Check Out the official teaser for The Boys Season 2 here: