More supers join The boys. Amazon completes cast for upcoming fourth season of Emmy-nominated superhero series The boysfrom Sony Pictures TV and Amazon Studios. Valorie Curry (The lost symbol) and Susan Heyward (Orange is the new black) join as new series regulars for the upcoming season, and Cameron Crovettiwho returned as Ryan, son of Homelander (Antony Starr) in seasons 2 and 3, was promoted to series regular for season 4. Crovetti appeared in eight episodes over the two seasons.
Curry will play Firecracker and Heyward will play Sister Sage.
Based on the bestselling comic by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson, The boys was developed by showrunner Eric Kripke, who is also a writer and executive producer. Joining Kripke as executive producers are Point Gray Pictures’ Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and James Weaver; Neal H. Moritz and Pavun Shetty from the original film; and Phil Sgriccia, Craig Rosenberg, Rebecca Sonnenshine, Ken Levin and Jason Netter. Ennis and Robertson are also co-executive producers with Michael Saltz.
Crovetti’s breakout role came at age 8, playing one of the twin sons of Nicole Kidman and Alexander Skarsgard’s characters, alongside his real-life twin brother Nicholas, on HBO’s big little lies. He can then be seen alongside Naomi Watts and her twin brother Nicholas in the Prime Video film Good night mom directed by Matt Sobel. He recently finished filming the long-awaited action thriller A boy kills the world in South Africa. Crovetti is replaced by Industry Entertainment, Osbrink Agency, Metaverse Entertainment and Goodman, Genow, Schenkman, Smelkinson & Christopher.
Curry recently played the female lead, Katherine in The lost symbol opposite Eddie Izzard and Ashley Zukerman, in the Imagine/CBS series on Peacock. She recently wrapped filming the lead role of Marissa opposite Finn Wittrock and Rita Wilson in Start without me, directed by Joel Gretsch. She previously played the female lead in Sony/Amazon’s The tick, facing Griffin Newman and Peter Serafinowicz. Curry is replaced by Thruline and Ziffren Brittenham.
Heyward recently starred in the OWN series, Delilah, and will next be seen on the Apple TV+ series, Hello tomorrow. She is best known for her outstanding performances in the last two seasons of Orange is the new black on Netflix as Tamika Ward. Heyward is replaced by A3 Artists Agency.
The boys the franchise also now includes the Emmy-nominated eight-episode anthology animated series, The Boys Presents: Devilishnow streaming on Prime Video, along with the anticipated spin-off Generation Vwhich takes place in the only American university reserved for young adult superheroes, currently in production.