Amazon has released a new video featuring interviews with cast and crew members of their new upcoming superhero comedy series The Tick. Interviews included Griffin Newman who plays Arthur Everest, Brendan Hines who plays Superian as well as production designed John Kasarda and costume designer Gary Jones. Newman admits to not only being a comic book fan, but also to loving the Tick and knowing right away when he saw the script that this was his chance to be a superhero.
From creator Ben Edlund comes the hero you’ve been waiting for. In a world where heroes and villains have existed for decades, a mild-mannered accountant named Arthur has his life turned upside down when he runs into a mysterious blue superhero, The Tick, who insists that Arthur become the brains to his brawn in a crime-fighting duo. Will Arthur resist the call of Destiny or join the fight?
About the Tick:
In a world where superheroes have been real for decades, an accountant with mental health issues and zero powers comes to realize his city is owned by a global super villain long-thought dead. As he struggles to uncover this conspiracy, he falls in league with a strange blue superhero.
The Tick premieres August 25th on Amazon Prime.