Marvel Announces Runaways TV Series Cast
OREANDA-NEWS The six lead actors for Marvel's Runaways TV series have been revealed.
The Hulu series which is written by The OC and Chuck creator Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage (The OC) -- will star Rhenzy Feliz (Teen Wolf) as Alex Wilder, Lyrica Okano (The Affair) as Nico Minoru, Virginia Gardner (Goat) as Karolina Dean, Ariela Barer (New Girl) as Gert Yorkes, Gregg Sulkin (Faking It, Anti Social) as Chase Stein, and Allegra Acosta (Just Add Magic) as Molly Hernandez.
See the official character descriptions and accompanying photos of each cast member (courtesy of Marvel) for Runaways in the gallery below, alongside the comic book version of character.
Runaways comic co-creator and series executive consultant Brian K. Vaughn said, in the press release announcement, “I’m so excited for fans of the comic to watch this perfect cast of amazing actors, all of whom embody the spirit of their characters more than I ever could have imagined."
"We have had a total blast bringing Brian and Adrian's amazing story to life. We're so happy they love the Runaways we've assembled as much as we do,” said Executive Producers/Showrunners Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage in their statement.
Marvel has yet to announce a debut date for its upcoming Hulu series, but said additional cast members will be revealed sometime in the future.