The Boys is an American web series based on the comic book “The Boys” drafted by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson. The comic was initially published by DC Comics then later moved to Dynamite Entertainment. The series was first released in the year 2019 by Amazon Prime, the concept of the series is the complete opposite of what a superhero does in the DC and Marvel comics or perhaps in general. In the series the superheroes.
The Boys has been one of the highest-rated shows during the time with the fans enjoying it as well as critics raised upon the ill concept of superheroes misusing their powers. After the release, it was reported that Barack Obama also approved of the concept of The Boys. Season three of the show was kept on hold for a while because of the rising cases of COVID-19 but the show was filmed successfully with great precautions.
The plot of season three is that Billy suddenly gains superpowers and the mystery remains whether he will use it against the evil heroes or side with them. The new season has kept the viewers waiting and now it is finally going to be released.
The Boys Season 3 Cast
The main characters of The Boys include Karl Urban, a New Zealand actor who debuted in the year 2002 for a horror film, Ghost Ship, and also in Xena: Warrior Princess. Plays the role of Billy Butcher in The Boys.
Antony Starr is a New Zealand actor popularly known for his role in The Boys as well as the comedy series Outrageous Fortune. He plays the role of Homelander in The Boys. Jack Henry Quaid, is an American actor who began his career in The Hunger Games and starred in Vinyl. He has been a voice actor as well in Star Trek: Lower Decks for Brad Boimler. He plays the role of Hughie Campbell in The Boys.
The other casts include Karen Fukuhara as Kimiko, Jessie Usher as A-Train, Laurie Holden as Crimson Countess, Chace Crawford as The Deep, Nathan Mitchell as Black Noir, Dominique McElligott as Queen Maeve, Tomer Capon as Frenchie, Sean Patrick Flannery as Gunpowder, Miles Gaston Villanueva as Supersonic, Laz Alonso as Mother’s Milk, Jensen Ackles as Soldier Boy, Erin Moriarty as Starlight and Nick Weschler as Blue Hawk.
The Boys Season 3 Storyline
The Boys season 3 has been reported to introduce new characters like the Soldier Boy, who is Captain America in the parody show. Crimson Countess is the parody version of Scarlet Witch in The Boys. At the beginning of the season, the connection from season 2 is shown wherein Homelander has vanished while the US government keeps their decision on hold regarding joining the superheroes in the military.
The season as usual has various parody references to original content just as a replica of the MyPillow commercial but with another brand name. further, we notice the campaigns held by people for the topic of peace referring to the superheroes as super terrorists and banning them from staying in their country. Claudia Doumit has a few hidden agendas as well as the Victoria Neuman which will be the main plot of season 3.
The series conveys the real-world corruption in politics with regard to how powerful people are given benefits in the society way before the normal or underprivileged people are able to claim but the entire concept of the show focuses on the supernatural people with their desires. The series has been reported to be a spinoff since the show is considered R-rated and shows all the romantic, emotional, sexual, and explicit scenes not suitable for a minor.
The Boys season 3 release date
The Boys season 3 has been announced to release on the 3rd of June 2022 with three episodes in the beginning. The rest of the episodes will be airing once a week and are expected to end by 8 July 2022.
The Boys Season 3 creators
The Boys is created by Eric Kripke, an American writer, and producer widely known for his works in Supernatural and Revolution as well as Timeless. He has written books such as Supernatural Rising Son and Jacked, typically he is most invested in supernatural concepts which makes him perfect for the role of the creator of The Boys.
The producers of The boys are Hartley Gorenstein, Nick Barrucci, Jake Deuel, and Gabriel Garcia. The executive producers include Evan Goldberg, James Weaver, Ken F. Levin, Phil Sgriccia, Jason Netter, Ori Marmur, Neal H Moritz, Garth Ennis, Rebecca Sonnenshine, Craig Rosenberg, Seth Rogen, Pavun Shetty, and Darick Robertson.
The cinematography was done by Jeff Cutter, Evans Brown, Jeremy Benning, Dylan Macleod, and Dan Stoloff. The production companies include Sony Pictures Television, Amazon Studios, Kripke Enterprises, Point Grey Pictures Original Film, Kickstart Entertainment, and KFL Nightsky Productions.
The Boys season 3 Trailer
The trailer of season 3 was released on 12 March 2022 officially by Amazon Prime Video. The trailer shows us how chaotic the season is going to be with the fights as well as the campaign toward peace. Regardless, the season is a balance of humor, action, and songs.
Where to watch The Boys season 3
The Boys season 3 can be streamed on Amazon Prime Video only. Season 1 and season 2 as well can be streamed on Amazon Prime Video. Season 3 has a total of 8 episodes.