Syfy UK Picks Up ‘Marvel’s Runaways’. Sets April UK Premiere Date.
It’s taken a little while to get here, but Hulu series ‘Marvel’s Runaways‘ finally has found a UK home on Syfy UK it has been announced.
Based on the 2003 comic book by Brian K. Vaughan (Buffy Season 8, Saga) and Adrian Alphona (Ms. Marvel, Uncanny X-Force), Runaways follows a group of teens who, despite their dislike of each other, must band together against a common enemy… Their parents…
When the group discover their various mums & dads are actually part of a super-villain group called ‘The Pride’, the teens learn their true heritage. Some find they have abilities, whilst others decide to swipe some magical items from their evil parents and set out to defeat them.
Rhenzy Feliz (Casual), Lyrica Okano (The Affair), Virginia Gardner (The Goldbergs, Glee), Ariela Barer (New Girl, One Day at a Time), Gregg Sulkin (Faking It, Pretty Little Liars, Wizards of Waverly Place), and Allegra Acosta (100 Things to Do Before High School) star as the titular ‘Runaways’.
James Marsters (Buffy/Angel, Hawaii Five-0, Smallville), Ever Carradine (Major Crimes, 24, Eureka), Ryan Sands (The Wire, Grimm), Angel Parker (The People v. O.J.), Brittany Ishibashi (This Is Us, Grace and Frankie), James Yaegashi (Daredevil, Bioshock, GTA), Kevin Weisman (Scorpion, The Blacklist, Alias), Brigid Brannagh (Major Crimes, Angel), and Annie Wersching (The Vampire Diaries, Bosch, 24) star as ‘The Pride’. Julian McMahon also stars.
‘Marvel’s Runaways‘ comes to Syfy UK on Wednesday, 18th April 2018 at 9pm.
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