Saturday, February 15, 2020

"The Umbrella Academy" on Netflix

"The Umbrella Academy", based on Dark Horse Comics' superhero title, currently in post-production on a 10-episode, live-action second season, stars Tom Hopper, David CastaƱeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher and Justin H. Min as a family of dysfunctional superheroes:

" 'The Umbrella Academy', on the same day in 1989, the year of the Snake, 43 infants inexplicably are born to random, unconnected women who showed no signs of pregnancy the day before. Seven are adopted by a billionaire who creates 'The Umbrella Academy' and prepares his 'children' to save the world. 

"Now, the six surviving members reunite upon the news of their father's passing and must work together to solve a mystery surrounding his death. 

"But the estranged family begins to come apart due to their divergent personalities and abilities — not to mention the imminent threat of a global apocalypse..."

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