In the event you thought the seven Hargreaves siblings had been the one superpowered figures on the earth of The Umbrella Academy, assume once more. The upcoming third season touches on the a few of the different superpowered children born on the identical day because the members of the Umbrella Academy.
[Ed. note: This article contains major spoilers for the second season of The Umbrella Academy]
The second season ended with the Hargreaves siblings returning again to 2019 … solely to search out themselves in a parallel timeline the place their austere father Reginald adopted a distinct set of superpowered youngsters. Dubbed the Sparrow Academy, they’re six new faces (and one acquainted one) with new powers and new actors. Whereas Netflix has been mum on the precise skills of the brand new solid, it did reveal the actors and their characters.
The Sparrow Academy’s Quantity One, Marcus, is performed by Justin Cornwell (Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey). Marcus is the charismatic and assured chief of the Sparrows, who retains the household collectively. Justin H. Min reprises his position as Ben, solely the Ben of the Sparrow is way totally different than the Ben of the Umbrella Academy — he’s vicious and tactical, and likewise earns the quantity two spot in Reginald’s rating.
Britne Oldford (Hunters) performs Quantity Three. Named Fei, she’s good and vaguely misanthropic, seeing the “world in a particular means.” Quantity 4 is Alphonso, performed by Jake Epstein (Fits), a scarred, sarcastic vigilante. Genesis Rodriguez of Huge Hero 6 performs Sloane, the fifth Sparrow, a dreamy romantic with a “increased cosmic calling.” Cazzie David, daughter of Larry David, in the meantime, performs loner Jayme.
And eventually, the seventh and arguably most necessary member of the Sparrows is performed by newcomer Existential Dread Inducing Psykronium Dice. Named Christopher, the telekinetic dice can change temperature and induce concern. He’s handled like some other sibling and is now my favourite character on this whole present.
Along with the. new solid members, Elliot Web page, Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Ritu Arya, Adam Godley, and Colm Feore will return. There is no such thing as a set launch date for season 3, however filming begins subsequent month.