The Walking Dead actor Laurie Holden is set to appear in a recurring role in the third season of Amazon’s hit series Boys. According to Variety, Holden will appear as the superhero Scarlet Countess.
She joins other recently announced recurring actors Sean Patrick Flanery as Gunpowder, Miles Gaston Villanueve as Supersonic, and Nick Wexler as Blue Hawk.
Boys is based on the hit New York Times comic series by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson. It takes place in a world where superheroes embrace the darker side of their immense glory, and focuses on a group of vigilantes, informally known as the “boys,” who set out to destroy corrupt superheroes with the tenacity and willingness of blue collars. fight dirty.
The series is developed by showrunner Eric Kripke, who is also a writer and executive producer.
Other executive producers are Seth Rogen of Point Gray Pictures, Evan Goldberg and James Weaver, Neil H. Moritz and Pavun Shetty of Original Film, and Phil Sgriccia, Craig Rosenberg, Rebecca Sonnenshine, Ken Levin and Jason Netter.
Sony Pictures Television Studios and Amazon Studios produce The Boys with Point Gray Pictures, Kripke Enterprises and Original Film.