Amazon Prime Video has premiered the trailer for their upcoming revival of “The Tick”.
Set in a world where superheroes have been real for decades, “The Tick” follows an underdog accountant (Griffin Newman) with zero powers who comes to realize his city is owned by a global super villain long-thought dead.
As he struggles to uncover this conspiracy, he falls in league with a strange blue superhero (Peter Serafinowicz). Jackie Earle Haley, Valorie Curry, Yara Martinez and Brendan Hines co-star.
Original series creator Ben Edlund is writing the new series and executive producing alongside Patrick Warburton, Barry Josephson and Barry Sonnenfeld. The first season is slated to premiere August 25th as part of the streamer’s Prime Video service.