The Boys Intro
The Boys is an American superhero web television series that premiered on Amazon Prime video on July 26, 2019. The series is based on the comic book of same name. Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson are the writers of the comic book. Eric Kripke is the director of the show.
Jennifer Salke , Head of Amazon Studios said : ” We are thrilled that The Boys have surpassed our predictions for viewing in its first 2 weeks , and has become one of our most watched Amazon Original Series by our Prime Video Customers”.
Amazon announced the sequel of of the show will release soon.
RELEASE DATE OF BOYS SEASON 2:
There has been no official announcement about the release date of season two till now but, the filming for second season began early in summer 2019. So, Season 2 is expected to release soon in Summer 2020.
Also, Eric Kripke posted a tweet regarding the release date of the second season which confirms the show to release by the mid of 2020.
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, 2020
But since the arrival of Corona Virus Pandemic has cancelled the production of many TV shows, the second season also may get delayed.
A few handful stills relating to the second season
A handful of stills from The Boys season 2 have been released – and they’re not for the squeamish.
The first was shown off by Eric Kripke on his personal Twitter account. As you can see below, he’s standing alongside The Female, Hughie, and Mother’s Milk, all covered in blood, plus a suspiciously clean Frenchie. They’re all giving us the middle finger too that looks cute
A small token for #TheBoysTV fans. World's first pic of #Season2. As you can see, we're up to our old tricks. If you haven't seen, JOIN US. Streaming now on @PrimeVideo @TheBoysTV #TheBoys #SPN #SPNFamily #Timeless pic.twitter.com/3z29mVBfNl
— Eric Kripke (@therealKripke) August 10, 2019
What about the trailer of The Boys Season 2??
The Boys Season 2 trailer was released in early December in 2019. So, we finally got to see a blood – dreched Homelander , plus lots of gore and a flash of that super-powered kid.
Karl Urban shared a post about the second season to be released by the mid of 2020.
Also , Karl Urban posted a photo on Instagram which revealed the ongoing shoot of the second season in 2019.
A tweet on April 14,2020 signifies Eric Kripke is working hard on Season 2 from the comfort of his own home because of the lockdown .
— Eric Kripke (@therealKripke) March 22, 2020
Who all are the new members as the cast of The Boys Season 2??
The Cast of the second Season will obviously contain the cast of the original Season. Most of the actors from the original cast will be back to reprise their role but some may only appear in the flashbacks:
- KARL URBAN as Billy Butcher
- JACK QUAID as Hugh Campbell
- ANTONY STARR as John Homelander
- ERIN MORIARTY as Starlight
- JESSIE USHER as A-Train
- CHACE CRAWFORD as The Deep
- DOMINIQUE MCELLIGOTT as Queen Maeve
- LAS ALONSO as Marvin
- TOMER CAPON as Frenchie
- KAREN FUKUHARA as KimikoKimiko
- NATHAN MITCHELL as Black Noir
- ELLISABETH SHUE as Madelya Stillwell will be back in Season two.
MORE HINTS RELATING THE NEW CAST OF THE BOYS SEASON 2:
Erin kripke’s tweet confirmed that Patton Oswalt will be joining the cast too – in an undisclosed role in the season 2.
Collider, the Shaun of the Dead Star was asked if he will appear in season 2 and we got this answer from him:
” No, they got me out of the way . I did my little bit. It was very fun to do that show. I was pleased to be a part of it .”
Aya Cash , a new addition to the show has also been discovered who is set to play a super-powered Neo-Nazi called Stormfront .
Stormfront is a male character in the comics who came to America in 1938 and is incredibly powerful . Apart from the usual basic superpowers ( super strength , durability , flight) , She has the ability to shoot lightening bolts from the mouth .
We also caught a shot of Terror, Billy Butcher’s dog from the comics which , given his special, err, talent, is one of the most exciting additions to the cast going into Season 2.
LATEST UPDATES DISCOVERED TILL NOW!!!
- List of the Second Season episode titles revealed
- Season 3 as the next series of The Boys after Season 2 has been Confirmed.
NOTE: FURTHER INFO CONTAINS SUPER-SPOILERS ABOUT SEASON ONE !
WHAT IS THE BOYS SERIES ALL ABOUT ??
The Season is an anti-anti-superhero thematic version .It asks us “What if the superheroes were controlled by an evil corporate company?”The Boys addresses the issue where the superheroes start abusing their powers . It is about the world who see few humans as Superheroes but deep inside they are corrupt traitors who are a harm for the society . These Superheroes are the members of Seven, Vought International ‘s top Superhero team.
The group which counters their Evil is The Boys who try to keep the Superheroes under control.
The head of The Boys is Billy Butcher and the leader of the evil group is the Homelander who is very arrogant .
How many episodes will be there in the second season ?
The Cinema Spot has obtained the list of episodes for the second season – a total of eight episodes are there to represent the further story. You can see the titles below:
- The Big Ride
- Proper Preparation and Planning
- Nothing Like It In The World
- Over The Hill With The Swords Of A Thousand Men
- We Gotta Go Now
- The Bloody Doors Off
- Butcher, Baker, Candlestick Maker
- What I Know
Will there be another sequel release after The Boys Season 2?
Yes! The Cinema Spot learned in April 2020 that Amazon has already signed off on Season 3 before Season 2 has even aired.
Kripke tweeted that he would like to have Morgan in the third Season . Morgan replied saying he would love to do it.
Thanks @JDMorgan for spreading #TheBoys gospel! I'll make you a deal. Season 3. I'll write it, and if you're avail, come shoot it! Thanks for all the love, brother. #SPNReunion#TheBoystv @TheBoysTV @PrimeVideo #SPNFamily https://t.co/tI6A8UFPyV
— Eric Kripke (@therealKripke) January 16, 2020
The Plot for The Boys Season 2
The second Season will probably pick up from where the first season left. We see Butcher’s wife is still alive and raising his son at the end of season 1. It will be so exciting to see the new twists of the show in Season 2 that will try to answer many unanswered questions.The new upcoming season will continue The Boys mission .
Let’s hope for The Boys Season two to release soon!