powers-supergroup.jpg

The 'Powers' Cast Starts to Shape Up. Still Stuck on PlayStation, Though

By Vivian Kane | Trade News | August 18, 2014 | Comments ()

By Vivian Kane | Trade News | August 18, 2014 |


powers-supergroup.jpg


Considering how much I loved Brian Michael Bendis’ Powers, it’s weird that I keep forgetting about the upcoming television adaptation. I think it’s because “television” in this case is actually “PlayStation” and I still don’t understand how that works and thinking about it just makes me feel old and confused. And there’s the added benefit of each new bit of news reminding me of the show’s existence in a nice goldfish-like surprise.

Anyhow, after a pilot was made and discarded for FX back in 2011, the show was picked up for a full season by a video game console back in June. Casting news has been coming in slowly since then, and here’s what we’ve got so far:


Sharlto Copley (District 9) as Christian Walker
SharltoCopleyA-Team.jpg powers_45152.jpg


Susan Heyward (The Following) as Deena Pilgrim
susan_5a.jpg powers-comic-deena-pilgrim.jpg


Michelle Forbes (she of the Meat Tree Orgy) as Retro Girl
Michelle_Forbes.jpg retrogirl2.png


Eddie Izzard as Wolfe
eddie-izzard-wolf-featured.jpg


Noah Taylor (Submarine, Game of Thrones) as Johnny Royalle
noahtaylor.jpg johnny-royalle.jpg


Olesya Rulin as Calista
olesya_rulin_instagram_j1wG4ttF.sized.jpg 1928018-calista.jpg


All right, now I’m off to once again forget this project exists.


Via Deadline.


Get entertainment, celebrity and politics updates via Facebook or Twitter. Buy Pajiba merch at the Pajiba Store.

The 5 Worst Things to Ever Happen on 'True Blood' | The Future's Cloudy And It's Raining On The Poor Class: What Do You Believe About Ferguson, MO?




Continue Reading After the Advertisement

Bigots, Trolls & MRAs Are Not Welcome in the Comments




Advertisement




The Pajiba Store


petr-store-pajiba.png






Privacy Policy
advertise