Gen V is the primary live-action spinoff to Amazon Prime Video’s The Boys, the ultra-dark superhero collection. (On this context, it calls to thoughts the ’90s Marvel comedian Era X, a couple of group of school-aged mutant heroes finding out to grow to be the following period of X-Males. One thing tells me Gen V may have a bit extra graphic violence than that e-book, although.)
Whereas the collection’ principal forged consists of Jaz Sinclair, Probability Perdomo, Lizze Broadway, Shelley Conn, Maddie Phillips, London Thor, Derek Luh, Asa Germann, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Sean Patrick Thomas, and Marco Pigossi, The Boys followers can count on appearances from Jessie T. Usher, Claudia Doumit, Colby Minifie, and P.J. Byrne as properly. Clancy Brown and Jason Ritter additionally seem as visitor stars.
You possibly can watch the primary teaser for Gen V beneath:
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Effectively, it definitely seems like this spinoff maintains the identical look and tone as The Boys. Gen V is technically the second spinoff to The Boys, following The Boys Presents: Diabolical, an animated anthology collection set inside the similar fictional universe.
Right here is Gen V’s official synopsis:
From the world of The Boys comes Gen V. Younger, aspiring heroes have their bodily and ethical boundaries put to the take a look at whereas competing for Godolkin College’s extremely coveted high rating. When the college’s darkish secrets and techniques come to gentle, the scholars should come to grips with what kind of heroes they’re going to grow to be.
Gen V is scheduled to premiere on Prime Video on September 29. Three episodes will go browsing on that day, with new episodes weekly after that by way of Friday, November 3.
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