I think a lot of fans are going to be blown away and surprised by the series judging by how good the pilot is.
KryptonÂ premiers Wednesday, March 21stÂ at 10/9C.
What if Superman never existed? Set two generations before the destruction of Supermanâ€™s home planet,Â KRYPTONÂ follows Seg-El (Cameron Cuffe), the legendary Man of Steelâ€™s grandfather, as a young man who is faced with a life and death conflict â€“ save his home planet or let it be destroyed in order to restore the fate of his future grandson. With Kryptonâ€™s leadership in disarray and the House of El ostracized, Seg finds himself in a difficult position.Â He must redeem his familyâ€™s honor and protect the ones he loves while being challenged by familiar DC characters Brainiac (Blake Ritson) and Earthly time-traveler Adam Strange (Shaun Sipos).Â
KRYPTONÂ is from Warner Horizon Scripted Television and is executive produced by David S. Goyer (â€śMan of Steel,â€ť â€śBatman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,â€ť â€śThe Dark Knight Trilogyâ€ť) through his Phantom Four banner, alongside Cameron Welsh, who serves as showrunner. In addition to Cuffe, Sipos and Ritson, the show also stars Georgina Campbell (â€śBroadchurchâ€ť), Elliot Cowan (â€śDa Vinciâ€™s Demonsâ€ť), Ann Ogbomo (â€śWorld War Zâ€ť), Rasmus Hardiker (â€śYour Highnessâ€ť), Wallis Day (â€śWillâ€ť), Aaron Pierre (â€śTennisonâ€ť) and Ian McElhinney (â€śGame of Thronesâ€ť). Based on the DC characters created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster.