Supernatural star Jensen Ackles is becoming a member of the forged of The Boys for its third season.
Following the Amazon Prime Video announcement on Monday (August 17), the information implies that Ackles goes from one Eric Kripke present to a different.
Writing in a caption to his Instagram video, the actor stated: “I preserve questioning what I’ll do… when @cw_supernatural lastly ends this yr. Then it hit me.”
Ackles will play Soldier Boy within the streaming drama, the third season of which can comply with the superhero, who fought in World Struggle II, as he turns into the primary super-celebrity and goes on to grow to be a mainstay of American tradition for many years.
Kripke stated in an announcement: “Once I was a baby, I had a loopy, not possible dream — to offer Jensen Ackles with gainful employment. I’m pleased to say that dream has come true.
“Jensen is a tremendous actor, a fair higher particular person, smells like heat chocolate chip cookies, and I take into account him a brother. As Soldier Boy, the very first superhero, he’ll convey a lot humour, pathos, and hazard to the function.
“I can’t wait to be on set with him once more, and convey a little bit of Supernatural to The Boys.”
The second season will premiere on September 4. The discharge date was introduced again in June throughout a digital reunion of the present’s forged hosted by Patton Oswalt. He joins the brand new season as Tek Knight, a superhero who can solely fly in area.