It seems to be like Jensen Ackles is lastly getting his likelihood to be a superhero: he is joining the season-three cast of Amazon’s The Boys as Soldier Boy! One of many first superheroes created by Dr. Vought utilizing compound V, Soldier Boy grew to become the primary “tremendous movie star” after combating in WWII. If that character descriptions feels like Captain America, that is as a result of a lot of the superheroes from The Boys are tongue-in-cheek takes on beloved characters from Marvel and DC Comics. Seeing as Ackles initially auditioned for Captain America, his casting as Soldier Boy is fairly spot on.
“As Soldier Boy, the very first Superhero, he’ll deliver a lot humor, pathos and hazard to the position,” showrunner Eric Kripke mentioned about Ackles taking on the position. Kripke was additionally the creator and unique showrunner of Supernatural, which makes Ackles’s casting a reunion of types. Season two of The Boys would not premiere till Sept. 4, however figuring out Ackles will probably be in season three has me looking forward to extra.