It’s been almost a year since the first season of the American superhero film The Boys released. Fans have been waiting for The Boys Season 2 for long. Finally, the makers have given out some information about the same. Here’s what we know about it.
The series has been developed by Eric Kripke. It is based on the comic book by Garth Ennis. The story follows a team of vigilantes. This team fights against superpowered people who use misuse their abilities.
The first season premiered on Amazon on July 26, 2019, and was renewed for a new season soon after. But, after the announcement about the renewal, there was no update for a long time.
The Boys Season 2
Finally, we have got to know that The Boys Season 2 will not take long to release. This has hiked the excitement level of all the fans of the series. And don’t worry, it’s official!
The creator and executive producer Eric Kripke himself gave all the updates about it on 16th May, 2022, on Twitter. After getting questioned continuously about the second season, Eric finally made an announcement.
What did Eric disclose about the second season?
In his Tweet, he mentioned that The Boys Season 2 is almost done and is close to releasing. Also, he said that some VFX and sound work is still left. He mentioned that the release date and other details would be announced soon. Have a look at what Eric tweeted.
I get asked a lot, so #TheBoysTV update: finishing #Season2 remotely. Still some VFX & sound to do, but we're SO CLOSE! Airdate (& other cool shit) will be announced SOON!#TheBoys @TheBoysTV @PrimeVideo #SPNFamily @Sethrogen @KarlUrban @JackQuaid92 @antonystarr @ErinMoriarty_ pic.twitter.com/mpS8lHgZT7
— Eric Kripke (@therealKripke) May 16, 2022
Hence, we can expect the trailer and spoilers to release shortly. Since the second season is in its final stages, we can expect it to release by the end of this year.
The Boys Season 2 cast
We can expect all the major characters of the first season to be back for season 2. So, here’s a list of the core cast of the series-
- Karl Urban as Billy Butcher
- Erin Moriarty as Starlight
- Jack Quaid as Hughie
- Aya Cash as Stormfront
- Chace Crawford as The Deep.