Josh Duhamel joins Netflix adaptation of ‘Jupiter’s Legacy’
Feb. 11 (UPI) — Josh Duhamel is becoming a member of the forged of a Netflix adaptation of Jupiter’s Legacy.
Selection confirmed the 46-year-old actor will star within the new present, which is predicated on the superhero comedian ebook collection Jupiter’s Legacy by Mark Millar and Frank Quitely.
Leslie Bibb, Ben Daniels, Matt Lanter, Elena Kampouris, Andrew Horton and Mike Wade will even have main roles within the new collection.
Jupiter’s Legacy follows the world’s first era of superheroes, who obtained their powers within the 1930s. The group is revered in current day, however their kids wrestle to reside as much as their dad and mom’ legacies.
Duhamel performs Sheldon Sampson, aka The Utopian, the chief of the superhero staff The Union. Daniels portrays Walter Sampson, aka, Mind-Wave, Sheldon’s older brother, with Bibb as Grace Sampson, aka Woman Liberty, Sheldon’s spouse.
As well as, Kampouris and Horton play Chloe and Brandon Sampson, the daughter and son of Sheldon and Grace. Wade portrays Fitz Small, aka The Flare, with Lanter as George Hutchence, aka Skyfox.
“@joshduhamel @mslesliebibb @MattLanter #bendanielsss @ElenaKampouris Andrew Horton, and Mike Wade will star in #JupitersLegacy, an epic new superhero collection from @stevendeknight and @mrmarkmillar,” Netflix tweeted Monday on its See What’s Subsequent account.
Steven S. DeNight will function showrunner and write and direct the pilot episode. He will even govt produce the present with Millar, Quitely, Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Dan McDermott.
Deadline mentioned Jupiter’s Legacy is the primary of a number of deliberate collection and films primarily based on Millar and Quitely’s works. The pair signed a cope with Netflix in July.