Based on the comic book by Garth Ennis (Preacher) and Darick Robertson and created by Supernatural creator and Timeless co-creator Eric Kripke, The Boys is set in a world where superheroes embrace the darker side of their massive celebrity and fame. It revolves around a group of vigilantes known informally as “the Boys” who set out to take down corrupt superheroes with no more than blue-collar grit and a willingness to fight dirty. Preachers Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen produce.
Visnjic will portray Alistair Adana, the charismatic and shadowy leader of a mysterious church. Doumit will play Victoria Neuman, a young wunderkind congresswoman. Additionally, Malcolm Barrett will be returning as Seth Reed, a Vought Marketing executive,m who in a season 1 moment revealed he had his own very personal run in with a Supe.
The Boys also stars Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Chace Crawford, and Elizabeth Shue.
The Boys hails from Sony Pictures TV Studios, which co-produces with Amazon and Neal H. Moritzs studio-based Original Films.
Doumit and Visnjic are both re-teaming with showrunner Eric Kripke, with whom they worked on his NBC series Timeless. Doumit is the first Middle Eastern female lead of the anticipated Call of Duty: Modern Warfare for Activision that drops October 25 and she was nominated for an LA Ovation Award earlier this year. Doumit is repped by Abrams Artists Agency and Inspire Entertainment
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