Based on the original Image Comics series, the new show will follow the lives of a group of superpowered children, whose parents all served as the first generation of superheroes on Earth, keeping mankind safe for almost a century. Each hoping to live up to their parents’ legacies, the series explores the struggles and journeys of this younger generation, navigating “the complex dynamics of family, power, and loyalty.”
Both Millar and Quitely will be serving as executive producers alongside Lorenzo Di Bonaventura, Dan McDermott, Steven S. DeKnight, James Middleton, and Sang Kyu Kim. The cast includes Josh Duhamel, Leslie Bibb, Ben Daniels, Elena Kampouris, Andrew Horton, Mike Wade, and Matt Lanter.
Season one of Jupiter’s Legacy will begin streaming on Netflix on May 7.
Elsewhere in entertainment, Game of Thrones actress Indira Varma has been cast in Obi-Wan Kenobi.