Hulu introduced audiences to the newest series from Marvel Studios: Runaways.
Based on the series by Brian K. Vaughn about a group of teenagers who discover that their parents belong to an evil criminal organization known as “The Pride”. The kids go on the run together to escape as they discover who they are as well as long-buried secrets that could destroy them.
The series stars Rhenzy Feliz (Casual) as Alex Wilder who utilizes his genius-level intellect to orchestrate the groups escape. Lyrica Okanu (The Affair) plays Niko Minoru, a wielder of magic with the mystical Staff of One. Virginia Gardner (The Goldbergs) is playing Karolina Dean, who has the powers of flight and light manipulation. Ariela Barer (One Day at A Time) will play Gert Yorkes, who has a psychic link to a genetically enhanced dinosaur named Old Lace. Gregg Sulkin (Faking It) plays Chase Stein, skilled mechanic and pilot who wields the powerful energy gauntlets, the Fistigons. Allegra Acosta (Just Add Magic) rounds out the cast as Molly Hernandez, who has superhuman strength and invulnerability.
After discovering their parents are super-villains in disguise, a group of teenagers band together to run away from their homes in order to atone for their parents’ actions and to discover the secrets of their origins.
Marvel’s Runaways premieres on HULU November 21, 2017.
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