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Posted on Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 by Trey Mangum
Once DC Comics’ streaming service, DC Universe, announced that it was developing several live-action comic book adaptations, many were leery. However, the young upstart streamer defied the odds and delivered the polarizing Titans which, regardless of how you felt about the series, you had to admit that it wasn’t what we were expecting. Now, the DC Universe is tackling an adaptation of the story of the group that was once dubbed “The World’s Strangest Heroes.”
Doom Patrol is DC Universe’s second original live-action series following last year’s Titans. In an interesting move, DC decided to introduce the titular Doom Patrol, a group of heroes that aren’t the most well-known in comics lore, in Titans Season 1, and the group was positively received by fans and critics alike.
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Posted on Sunday, February 10th, 2019 by Fred Topel
After releasing the most recent trailer for the series, DC Universe brings their second original program to the fans starting next week. Doom Patrol stars Brendan Fraser as Cliff Steele/Robotman, Matt Bomer as Larry Trainor/Negative Man, April Bowlby as Rita Farr/Elasti-Girl, Diane Guerrero as Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade as Victor Stone/Cyborg and Timothy Dalton as Dr. Niles Caulder. But they’re not the only members of Doom Patrol we’ll meet in the first season.
Find out the rest of the Doom Patrol characters coming to the series, as well as details on the new Cyborg, where the money is being spent, and how much of Brendan Fraser and Matt Bomer we’ll see despite the fact that the characters they play don’t really show their real faces much. Read More »
A new Doom Patrol trailer is here, and it sure does lean into how funny the show is supposed to be. There’s jokes galore, and even some meta commentary, as villain Mr. Nobody (Alan Tudyk) flat-out calls the characters “TV superheroes.” Are they going for some Deadpool-style fourth wall breaking here, or is that line out of context? Who knows! Watch the Doom Patrol trailer below.
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Meet Robotman, Negative Man, Elasti-Woman, and Crazy Jane, and Cyborg – the obscure characters featured in DC Universe’s new streaming series Doom Patrol. The first trailer is online, and you can see this unconventional superhero team in action below. Read More »
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