Superhero based series are on a rise nowadays and are getting hit as well. One of such superhero-based series that gathered a notable recognition from the audience and the critics alike, is “The Umbrella Academy”. The Umbrella Academy is a Superhero action television series streaming on Netflix. The series is the adaptation of a superhero comics, The Umbrella Academy. Jeremy Slater is the creator of the show.
The first episode of The Umbrella Academy premiered on February 15, 2019. Netflix has officially announced for the second season. The second season of the show will come out on July 31, 2020.
The Umbrella Academy Plot
The story of The Umbrella Academy revolves around a dysfunctional family. Around the world, many women miraculously gave birth to 43 children without any signs of pregnancy, whatsoever. Out of these 43, Sir Reginald Hargreeves adopted 7 of them. Reginald seeks to make a team of these special children, possessing special powers. One of the children dies during operation. The other six separate as they grow up. Soon, Sir Reginald Hargreeves dies of unknown reasons, and all the children (grown up now) reunite together.
During this time, after the funeral, Number 5, one of the team member returns from the future. Where everyone is adult, Number 5 remains the same due to the time travel. Number 5, tells everyone about the imminent apocalypse he witnessed in the future and how everyone dies with the rest of the world.
Now, the team has to reunite again after being separated for many years to change the future, as told by Number 5. During this, Vanya one of the seven, she away from everyone because of her adopted dad. She learns about her superpowers. She gets to know that she is powerful than every one of them. Now, Each team member has to work together, to defend the world from the coming apocalypse.
The Umbrella Academy Season 3?
Through a short video released of the cast dancing to the tune of Tiffany’s, ‘I Think We’re Alone Now’, officially announced that season 2 will come on July 31, 2020. However, the second season is awaiting the release, there is news going around about the renewal of the third season as well. Though, Netflix has not yet announced anything as such officially.
The Umbrella Academy Cast
- Ellen Page as Vanya Hargreeves.
- Tom Hopper as Luther Hargreeves.
- David Castañeda as Diego Hargreeves.
- Emmy Raver-Lampman as Allison Hargreeves.
- Robert Sheehan as Klaus Hargreeves.
- Aidan Gallagher as Number Five / The Boy.
- Mary J. Blige as Cha-Cha.
- Cameron Britton as Hazel.
- John Magaro as Leonard Peabody.
- Adam Godley and Ken Hall as Pogo.
- Colm Feore as Sir Reginald Hargreeves
- Justin H. Min as Ben Hargreeves.