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17 August 2020 18:46

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‘The Boys’ Casts Jensen Ackles as Soldier Boy for Season 3

Ahead of its second season, "The Boys" is already looking aheadto Season 3, adding "Supernatural" star Jensen Ackles, who will play portray Soldier Boy. Soldier Boy is known as "the original superhero," who fought in World War II and became "the first super celebrity, and a mainstay of American culture for decades." "When I was a child, I had a crazy, impossible dream — to provide Jensen Ackles with gainful employment. I'm happy to say that dream has come true," said Showrunner and Executive Producer Eric Kripke. I can't wait to be on set with him again, and bring a bit of 'Supernatural' to 'The Boys'." I keep wondering what I'll do….when @cw_supernatural finally ends this year. Read original story 'The Boys' Casts Jensen Ackles as Soldier Boy for Season 3 At TheWrap Supernatural star Jensen Ackles will join the cast of The Boys for the Amazon Prime series' third season, the streaming service announced Monday. Ackles initially announced the news on his social media.

Jensen Ackles in Supernatural. Amazon says "Ackles will portray Soldier Boy - the original Superhero. After Soldier Boy fought in World War II, he became the first super celebrity, and a mainstay of American culture for decades."Ackles will reunite with his Supernatural creator Eric Kripke, who serves as showrunner and exec producer on The Boys."When I was a child, I had a crazy, impossible dream — to provide Jensen Ackles with gainful employment. I'm happy to say that dream has come true," Kripke said in a statement."Jensen is an amazing actor, an even better person, smells like warm chocolate chip cookies, and I consider him a brother. I can't wait to be on set with him again, and bring a bit of Supernatural to The Boys."Ackles is no stranger to comic book adaptations having voiced Jason Todd in the DC animated film Batman: Under the Red Hood.

He also portrayed Jason Teague on Smallville.The news that The Boys is renewed for Season 3 dropped during the show's [email protected] panel last month.The Boys Season 2 premieres September 4th, with new episodes available weekly through October 9th. "Supernatural" star Jensen Ackles is jumping from one Eric Kripke show right into another. The actor is joining the cast of "The Boys" in its third season, Ackles and Amazon Prime Video announced Monday. "I keep wondering what I'll do….when @cw_supernatural finally ends this year," Ackles wrote on Instagram. Ackles will portray Soldier Boy aka the original superhero in the streaming drama.

"When I was a child, I had a crazy, impossible dream — to provide Jensen Ackles with gainful employment," said Kripke in a statement. I can't wait to be on set with him again, and bring a bit of 'Supernatural' to 'The Boys.'" The show is based on the best-selling comic by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson and was developed by Eric Kripke, who also serves as showrunner. Point Grey Pictures' Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and James Weaver also executive produce, along with Original Film's Neal H. Moritz and Pavun Shetty, as well as Phil Sgriccia, Craig Rosenberg, Rebecca Sonnenshine, Ken Levin and Jason Netter. Ackles currently stars on "Supernatural," which Kripke created in the early-aughts and first launched on the WB network in 2005.

Ackles and his wife Danneel Ackles are now active in raising funds for various social interests, including his "Supernatural" co-star Misha Collins' Random Acts, as well as Creative Action, a nonprofit, arts-based youth development organization that provides creative learning programs for Central Texas youth; OutYouth, an organization providing a safe space for all sexual orientations and gender identities and The Birthday Party Project, and organization that throws birthday parties for children in homeless shelters. With Supernatural targeting an end date, Jensen Ackles has lined up his next TV gig, and it's pretty super. Amazon Prime Video confirmed Monday that the beloved actor will be joining the cast of the hit series The Boys for Season 3. The casting news also dropped on Ackles' social media accounts. He is set to star as Soldier Boy - the original Superhero.

Showrunner and Executive Producer of The Boys Eric Kripke also shared his thoughts on the news. "When I was a child, I had a crazy, impossible dream — to provide Jensen Ackles with gainful employment," the Supernatural creator said. Before we get to that season, Season 2 is set premiere on Friday, September 4th, with new episodes available weekly through October 9th. The even more intense, more insane Season 2 finds The Boys on the run from the law, hunted by the Supes, and desperately trying to regroup and fight back against Vought. His power is threatened with the addition of Stormfront (Aya Cash), a social media-savvy new Supe, who has an agenda of her own. Based on The New York Times best-selling comic by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson, The Boys was developed by showrunner Eric Kripke (Supernatural), who also serves as writer and executive producer. Joining Kripke as executive producers are Point Grey Pictures' Seth Rogen (Preacher), Evan Goldberg (Preacher), and James Weaver (Preacher), Original Film's Neal H. Moritz (Prison Break) and Pavun Shetty (New Girl), as well as Phil Sgriccia, Craig Rosenberg, Rebecca Sonnenshine, Ken Levin and Jason Netter. Jensen Ackles has been a co-lead on The CW's longest-running drama, Supernatura", which is finishing its fifteenth season this fall. He plays Dean Winchester, the rugged bad boy who teams up with his younger brother to find their missing father and battle evil supernatural forces. On Monday, Ackles took to Instagram to announce that once he finishes filming his final two episodes as Dean Winchester, he's going to suit up on season 3 of Amazon's The Boys as Soldier Boy, the original superhero. After Soldier Boy fought in World War II, he became the first super celebrity, and a mainstay of American culture for decades. The gig will reunite Ackles with Supernatural creator Eric Kripke, who's the showrunner on the Amazon series. "When I was a child, I had a crazy, impossible dream — to provide Jensen Ackles with gainful employment," Kripke said in a statement. "I'm happy to say that dream has come true. Jensen is an amazing actor, an even better person, smells like warm chocolate chip cookies, and I consider him a brother. As Soldier Boy, the very first Superhero, he'll bring so much humor, pathos, and danger to the role. I can't wait to be on set with him again, and bring a bit of Supernatural to The Boys."