If you’ve been waiting to see Mary J. Blige as a vicious, time-traveling assassin in a goth, alternate truth comic adjustment, your time has actually lastly come: the nine-time Grammy winner and two-time Academy Award candidate is signing up with Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy as Cha-Cha, a “ruthless and unorthodox hitwoman who travels through time to kill assigned targets.”
The Umbrella Academy, executive produced by showrunner Steve Blackman ( Fargo, Altered Carbon) is based upon the comic series by Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance. Released by Dark Horse Comics and shown by Gabriel Bá, The Umbrella Academy happens in an alternate truth where the JFK assassination never ever took place. The story follows a group of super-powered kids embraced by the extraterrestrial Sir Reginald Hargreeves who come together as grownups after their adoptive daddy’s death.
In addition to Blige, the live-action Netflix series will likewise star Ellen Page, as Vanya “The White Violin” Hargreeves. Method will executive fruit and vegetables.Related youtube video: (not from post)