Amazon has released a trailer for its upcoming ‘superhero’ series The Tick.
It centres around an underdog accountant, Arthur Everest, with zero powers who comes to realise 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…The Tick!
The series features Peter Serafinowicz (Guardians of the Galaxy, Parks and Recreation), Griffin Newman (Search Party), Jackie Earle Haley (Preacher), Valorie Curry (The Following), Yara Martinez (Jane the Virgin, True Detective), Brendan Hines (Suits, Scorpion), Scott Speiser (The Young and the Restless), Michael Cerveris (The Good Wife) and executive producers are creator Ben Edlund, Barry Josephson (Bones), and David Fury (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Lost, 24).
Season 1 will be released in two parts of 6 episodes each, with part 1 available on Amazon Prime Video starting on 25 August.
Part 2 will be released in early 2018.