Boys ‘showrunner Eric Kripke discusses the process that led to Jensen Ackles’ costume design as World War II Supe’s first soldier, Soldier Boy.
Eric Kripke, showrunner for Amazon Prime the Boys, discussed what went into the costume design of Jensen Ackles’ character, Soldier Boy, a WWII hero and the first Supe created by Vought Industries.
In a statement via Amazon, Kripke opened up about the Soldier Boy outfit, saying, “When I picked Jensen as the Soldier Boy, the first thing I said was, ‘I’ got very excited for you. , because of the incredible process you will go through with [Laura Jean Shannon], our designer Super Suit. ‘ It took six months, but the experience exceeded Jensen’s expectations. LJ has made a piece of art that takes his hat off to the WWII boy soldier from the comics while taking him in a stylish new direction. And if you think the photos are cool, wait until you see Jensen in action. This is one of my favorite costumes. Additionally, you can now stop blocking my Twitter notifications with requests to view them. “
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Aya Cash, who played Stormfront in Season 2 of the Boys, had a similar experience, claiming that she auditioned for the show even before the first season aired because the costume department needed to know who they were going to build the costume with.
“I auditioned for The boys and The boys hadn’t come out yet when I auditioned for it, ”Cash said. “So it wasn’t a big hit show. It was a few months before the season 1 release. They weren’t even picked for season 2, but they had to hire someone to play that role as they had to build the costume on the body that was going to be. carry. So they didn’t drop out for season 2, but I got hired. “
Amazon Studios’ The boys stars Karl Urban as Billy Butcher, Jack Quaid as Hughie, Laz Alonso as Mother’s Milk, Tomer Kapon as Frenchie, Karen Fukuhara as Kimiko, Erin Moriarty as Annie January, Chace Crawford as The Deep, Antony Starr as Homelander, Katia Winter in Little Nina and Jensen Ackles as Soldier Boy. Season 3 has yet to receive a premiere date.
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