I ought to point out, nonetheless, that the corrupt “supes” and (principally) powerless CIA squadron covertly taking them down within the hit Amazon Prime unique, technically, are already DC characters – or as soon as had been, no less than. Garth Ennis’ comedian ebook collection that impressed The Boys was initially a property of the DC-owned model Wildstorm for its first six points earlier than getting picked up by Dynamite Entertainment. Of course, the likes of Billy Butcher or Homelander had been nonetheless by no means a part of the identical universe as Batman or Wonder Woman, so we’re nonetheless secure to think about the the actors who play them within the DCEU or the MCU, respectively.
That is simply what we intend to do with the next 11 stars from what I personally take into account to be the finest-written collection on tv (or streaming, to be exact). Yet, as large a fan of The Boys (and comedian book-related content material usually) as I’m, I didn’t initially understand that a few of its most important leads even have dipped their pen in both the DC or Marvel ink earlier than. I did, nonetheless, acknowledge our first actor on the roster because the one who has taken a dip in each worlds.