What happens when some of the world’s most powerful superheroes step out of line? Well that answer is addressed in The Boys, an original series from Amazon Prime. Check out the trailer below.
The series is based on the best-selling comics by Garth Ennis and it tells the story of Billy Butcher (Karl Urban) who recruits The Boys who have all been wronged by The Seven, the world’s most notorious superheroes.
But it won’t be easy for Billy and his team as the superheroes have been committing atrocities, which keep getting swept under the rug because they are revered by the adoring public. Ultimately they band together to bring them down and stop the corruption and showing the world how a bunch of nobodies take on the somebodies.
The Boys also stars Karen Fukuhara, Laz Alonso, Tomer Kapon, Anthony Starr, Dominique McElligott, Jesse T. Usher, Chance Crawford, Simon Pegg and Jack Quaid. The series is scheduled to air on Amazon Prime in end July.