Amazon’s The Boys, the one superhero present on TV the place the “c-word” most undoubtedly doesn’t stand for “cape”, is flying again into our lives for season 2 on Friday, September 4. If you may’t wait that lengthy for brand spanking new Boys in your life, showrunner Eric Kripke and the solid revealed the season’s opening minutes throughout a reside streaming occasion hosted by season 2 visitor star Patton Oswalt. The excellent news is the present seems simply as loveably obscene as ever, however the even higher information is Giancarlo Esposito is right here now, appearing like a dang boss.
Based on the comedian e-book collection from author Garth Ennis and illustrator Darick Robertson, The Boys stars Jack Quaid as Hughie, a standard every-day one that will get roped into an anti-superhero group led by the bombastic Butcher (Karl Urban). Complicating issues a bit is his private relationship with Starlight (Erin Moriarty), the most recent recruit within the violently corrupt superhero squad often called The Seven.
The Boys additionally stars Laz Alonso, Tomer Capon, Karen Fukuhara, and Antony Starr. You’re the Worst star Aya Cash joins the collection in season 2 as Stormfront.
Check out the footage under (the scene begins on the 47:35 mark), adopted by the official season 2 poster. The Boys returns on September 4. For extra on the collection, right here is the primary teaser for season 2.
Here is the official synopsis for The Boys season 2:
The much more intense, extra insane season two finds The Boys on the run from the regulation, hunted by the Supes, and desperately attempting to regroup and combat again in opposition to Vought. In hiding, Hughie (Jack Quaid), Mother’s Milk (Laz Alonso), Frenchie (Tomer Capon) and Kimiko (Karen Fukuhara) attempt to alter to a brand new regular, with Butcher (Karl Urban) nowhere to be discovered. Meanwhile, Starlight (Erin Moriarty) should navigate her place in The Seven as Homelander (Antony Starr) units his sights on taking full management. His energy is threatened with the addition of Stormfront (Aya Cash), a social media-savvy new Supe, who has an agenda of her personal. On prime of that, the Supervillain risk takes heart stage and makes waves as Vought seeks to capitalize on the nation’s paranoia.
For extra on The Boys, right here’s Liz Miller explaining why it’s nice season 2 can be launched weekly.