‘The Tick’ Is Back In Amazon With A Brand New Cast
“The Tick” has warranted a comeback to Amazon and everything about the cult live-action comedy franchise is going to have a fresh take . From an all-new cast to a surprising take on the lead character’s role in the franchise, this show’s one to watch. Read on for further details. Warning: massive spoilers revealed.Advertisement
It has been years since TV fanatics has last seen “The Tick,” the comic book character-based hero that portrayed a more comedic role different from those of Marvel Studios and DC Comics film franchise. Finally, Amazon has warranted for the show to invade the present generation showcasing everything new for the audience to see, reported Deadline.
The revival of the film has been lodged for years. Way back in 2014, Ben Edlund, the creator of the lead character, once confirmed that there were efforts that were presented to him to bring back “The Tick” on the television screen. He will reprise his role in the franchise he said at the time.
“The Tick” series will showcase the acting talents of Griffin Newman of “Vinyl” as the lead role’s sidekick, Valorie Curry of “The House of Flies” as Dot Everest, and sadly, Patrick Warburton will not be reprising his role as the lead. The actor to play the role is still under review.
In other news, Comingsoon.net reported that the Barry Josephson will be the one to executive produce the franchise.
The plot consists of Tick recovering from a memory loss. Because of such, he then encounters Arthur who, in turn, becomes his partner in eradicating crime. Little did he know that Arthur has already planned to take over the city and it’s not for a good cause. He has already revealed his evil plans but no one took him seriously until he had “The Tick” by his wings.
News for “The Tick” premiere has yet to be announced.