The Boys is one of Amazon Prime’s most esteemed shows till date. With an 8.7 IMDb rating, it has earned the reputation of being one of Prime’s best shows. The Boys is a superhero drama series with the right mix of dark comedy and gripping action scenes.
The plot revolves around a fictional world where all superheroes are given the status of a celebrity. They have extreme influence, in fact these superheroes are at times given the status of gods. However, with this extreme power there are instances of them misusing their abilities and in order to keep them on track, The Boys set out to expose the superhero groups Seven and Vought, which are managed by an extremely powerful superhero managing organisation.
Some essential cast members are-
Karl Urban as Billy Butcher (The leader of the Boys), Jack Quaid as Hugh Campbell (a new joinee who became a member of the vigilantes in order to avenge his girlfriend’s murder), Antony Starr as John or Homelander (He leads the Seven), Erin Moriarty as Starlight (she is a light-emitting superhero member), Laz Alonso as Marvin (another integral member who plans all the activities of the group), Chace Crawford as Kevin (a member of Seven who can communicate with the aquatic world underwater) and many more.
The first season premiered on 26, July 2019 and is available on PrimeVideo for those who are interested in watching the first season. The series was renewed for a season 2 and the filming was completed by November 2019 itself. Although, there has not been a word about the official release date, most are expecting it to be out by July 2020, making it one of the most-awaited series of this year.