After spending a variety of time within the health club to get match sufficient to play Soldier Boy, Jensen Ackles has a a lot larger appreciation for different superhero actors. After starring on the hit sci-fi collection Supernatural for 15 years, Ackles’ subsequent large function will see him introduced into the third season of the hit Amazon superhero collection The Boys. The favored actor will play Soldier Boy, a patriotic superhero that serves as a spoof of Captain America.
The function of Soldier Boy has led to some large adjustments for Ackles, who now seems to be unrecognizable to many Supernatural followers. He has additionally grown out his hair together with a giant, bushy beard. A part of his transformation into the character described as “Vought’s first superhero” additionally means beefing up his muscle mass, and in a brand new video posted to Instagram, Ackles will be seen pumping iron within the health club.
“Okay [Arrow star Stephen Amell], [The Flash star Grant Gustin], and all you different Supes on the market…I am starting to grasp the battle. Or perhaps I am simply too outdated for this crap,” Ackles says within the caption.
Within the video itself, the exhausted actor provides, “These superhero exercises are a lot totally different. This was a lot simpler when all I needed to do was put on flannel.”
Bringing in Ackles for the third season of The Boys has actually been paying off for showrunner Eric Kripke, who additionally created Supernatural. Ackles has many followers which can be coming proper together with him to his subsequent undertaking, and that may solely assist The Boys heading into its third season on Amazon Prime. It additionally appears like his function shall be substantial as Kripke teased Soldier Boy will maybe function the most important risk to Homelander (Antony Starr) but.
“He is one in every of these guys that is been round for many years of Vought historical past. And he was Homelander earlier than Homelander, so he is from a distinct period, however he is acquired the ego and the ambition – it simply comes throughout differently as a result of he is from a distinct time,” Kripke beforehand advised Selection, evaluating the character to a superhero model of John Wayne.
Set pictures and this new exercise video present us how Ackles will look as Soldier Boy, however not within the superhero’s go well with. Days in the past, Ackles revealed that official pictures of himself within the Soldier Boy outfit had been “coming quickly,” but it surely’s not clear precisely when. To assist promote his look on the present, a Twitter account created for the present’s fictitious company Vought Worldwide posted a comic book guide cowl for Soldier Boy, offering a tease of what his precise costume will appear like.
The primary two seasons of The Boys are streaming on Amazon Prime Video. It is unclear when season 3 will premiere on the platform, however the solid members have revealed that the brand new season is midway by completion. Hopefully we’ll be getting some new episodes this 12 months, and let’s additionally hope that these official pictures of Soldier Boy shall be arriving sooner fairly than later. The brand new take a look at the Soldier Boy exercise routine for The Boys involves us from Instagram.