Watchmen : the series is becoming clearer with the arrival of Jeremy Irons
While the filming of the pilot has just started, the new adaptation of Watchmen announces the arrival of the actor in the foreground in its distribution.
It is nothing less than Jeremy Irons, the famous british comedian, which will be shown as well on the side of the cinema of the author that in of entertainment very popular, blockbusters, as well as a handful of remarkable nanars (hello Dungeons & dragons).
Its arrival may come as a surprise, as the actor does not seem to necessarily match “on paper” the characters of the famous comics of Alan Moore. Remember, therefore, that the showrunner Damon Lindelof recently said that he intended to betray and turn drastically to the work of the british artist, since his story takes place after the story that we know, after the Watchmen, declared out-of-the-law, are planning to move out to a new generation of heroes.
If you don’t know who will interpret Jeremy Irons, it seems that it was, nevertheless, one of the main heroes, already known to readers/viewers.
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This will make a little expansion to this universe, that DC Comics is currently developing, in marrying his heroes with the classic stable DC, but also with a Before Watchmen exploring the life of each protagonist.
As many concepts that should upset Alan Moore,an immense artist’s notoriously annoyed by the propensity of the hollywood industry to wipe their feet on his creations. And as long as we are there, we recommend you the last one, Jerusalem, which it is still recovering (the critical).
On the series Watchmen, HBO has not yet announced a release date.