If you think you know that they occupy a central place in Boys you have problems, just wait until you see what happens when you gather a group of young hormonal submissives in a university setting. This is the premise of the now licensed, but still untitled, spin-off series from Amazon Prime Video. Boys.
The spinoff series will be set at America’s only university exclusively for young adult superheroes, which of course is run by Vought International. Maintaining the irreverent R-rated tone of Boys, the new series explores the lives of these young survivors as they test their physical, sexual and moral limits, competing for the best contracts in the best cities. “It’s part college show, part The Hunger Games – with all the heart, satire and mischief of Boys“Amazon said in its official announcement.
The spin-off has already cast its first group of young survivors, which include Jaz Sinclair, Lizze Broadway, Shane Paul McGhie, Aimee Carrero, Reina Hardesty and Maddie Phillips. More cast members are still expected to be announced.
Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters, meanwhile, will serve as showrunners and executive producers for the spin-off.
“Very similar Mork and Mindy spun off from Happy Days – which is a true and crazy fact – our spin-off will exist in the Vought Cinematic Universe, but it will have a tone and style of its own, “said Eric Kripke. Boys showrunner who is serving as an executive producer on the spin-off. “It’s our version of a college show, with a fascinating, complicated, and sometimes deadly set of Young Supes. Michele and Tara are stone cold geniuses, we are delighted that they are leading this ship and we are grateful to Sony and Amazon for the opportunity. We love this show and we can’t wait for you to watch it. Too, Baywatch nights spun off from Baywatch, and had vampires. Vampires! “
Joining Kripke as executive producers on the spin-off are Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, James Weaver, Neal H. Mortiz, Ori Marmur, Pavun Shetty, Ken Levin, Jason Netter, Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson and Michaela Starr. Zak Schwartz and Erica Rosbe will serve as co-executive producers.
There is no information on when Boys The spin-off premiere has been provided, though as long as it does it will be available exclusively for Amazon Prime Video.
An additional piece of information included in the announcement was that Boys season 3 just finished production. The premiere date will be announced at a later date. In the meantime, you can catch up on the first two seasons of Boys, plus enjoy Vought News Network videos Boys team has been pitching every month.