DC Comics’ new Titans series is gearing up for production. Recently, ScreenRant released new casting and shooting details for the upcoming digital TV show.
From Warner Bros. Television, the live-action superhero drama “follows a group of young soon-to-be Super Heroes recruited from every corner of the DC Universe.” Akiva Goldsman, Geoff Johns, Greg Berlanti, and Sarah Schechter serve as executive producers.
According to ScreenRant, Titans will begin shooting in Toronto starting this September. Earlier, we reported that the TV series will launch on DC’s upcoming digital platform in 2018.
ScreenRant also posted new character details for Titans. The show’s initial press release included Dick Grayson, Starfire, and Raven, but it looks like the supergroup will be joined by more:
John Crossland – Male, late 20s-early 30s, Caucasian. Equal parts charm and impenetrability, John is a cop. He has a nice smile, tired eyes and a cool, distant manner. However, when provoked, his eyes are so lethal “they drain a man of every last bit of spleen.” John is haunted by the murder of his family. Unbeknownst to those around him, he is also a vigilante. In the shadows, he fights with the commitment and conviction of an artist, the brutal grace of a dancer. Mentally and physically, he is covered in a map of scars. And though he fights to escape his past, it is often a losing battle… SERIES LEAD
Sarah – Female, Mid teens, Open Ethnicity. Troubled, bullied, often scared but unwilling to show it, Sarah is a loner more comfortable hiding in her hoodie than making friends. Haunted by a dark force inside her, Sarah experiences violent episodes that she cannot understand or control. She is also plagued by recurring nightmares that lead her across the country in search of help… SERIES REGULAR
Casey – Female, 20s, Open ethnicity. Casey is a tall, stunning woman, her beauty so magnificent it’s almost inhuman. Elegant, refined and mysterious, she is on the hunt to discover who is trying to kill her and why. And those after her are in for a surprise because she’s more deadly than anyone they’ve ever encountered… SERIES REGULAR
Jax – Male, Mid-late teens, Open Ethnicity, Asian preferred. Funny and charming, this amateur thief’s humor hides his insecurities and past pain. Not the toughest kid on the streets, he’s learned to survive in the world with his wit and quick-thinking… SERIES REGULAR”
What do you think? Are you a DC Comics fan? Will you watch Titans?