Thursday, April 5, 2018

Casting News - Karl Urban to Star in Amazon's Upcoming Drama 'The Boys'

Casting News - April 5, 2018

Amazon's The Boys.

  • Karl Urban will star in the upcoming drama created by Eric Kripke. He has starred in the Lord of the Rings and Star Trek film franchises. He previously starred in the one season of FOX's Almost Human.
  • He will play Billy Butcher, who is mysterious and brutal with a personal but secret agenda. He approaches Hughie (Jack Quaid), claiming to be a shadowy government operative. He capitalizes on Hughie's rage over his girlfriend's accidental death at the hands of superhero A-Train (Jessie T. Usher) and enlists Hughie as part of his plan to bring down the superhero franchise.