The upcoming fourth season of the American superhero television series The Boys, the first series in the franchise based on the comic book series of the same name. The books were written by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson, and developed for television by American writer and television producer Eric Kripke. The season is expected to premiere on June 13, 2024.

The Boys
Season 4
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Starring
Country of originUnited States
Release
Original networkAmazon Prime Video
Season chronology
← Previous
Season 3
List of episodes

The show's fourth season will be produced by Sony Pictures Television in association with Point Grey Pictures, Original Film, Kripke Enterprises, Kickstart Entertainment and KFL Nightsky Productions. It is set to star Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Antony Starr, Erin Moriarty, Jessie T. Usher, Laz Alonso, Chace Crawford, Tomer Capone, Karen Fukuhara, Nathan Mitchell, Colby Minifie, Claudia Doumit, Cameron Crovetti, Valorie Curry, and Susan Heyward. In the season, Victoria Neuman is increasingly closer to the Oval Office and under the tight control of Homelander, who is consolidating his power. With more at stake than ever, The Boys and Butcher must find a way to collaborate and save the world before it's too late.

Episodes edit

No.
overall
No. in
season
Title [1]Directed byWritten by [1]Original release date [2]
251"Department of Dirty Tricks"Phil Sgriccia[3]David ReedJune 13, 2024 (2024-06-13)
262"Life Among the Septics"TBAJessica ChouJune 13, 2024 (2024-06-13)
273"We'll Keep the Red Flag Flying Here"TBAEllie MonahanJune 13, 2024 (2024-06-13)
284"Wisdom of the Ages"TBAGeoff AullJune 20, 2024 (2024-06-20)
295"Beware the Jabberwock, My Son"TBAJudalina NeiraJune 27, 2024 (2024-06-27)
306"Dirty Business"TBAAnslem RichardsonJuly 4, 2024 (2024-07-04)
317"The Insider"TBAPaul GrellongJuly 11, 2024 (2024-07-11)
328"Assassination Run"[4]Eric KripkeJessica Chou & David ReedJuly 18, 2024 (2024-07-18)

Cast and characters edit

Main edit

Confirmed edit

Production edit

Development edit

On June 10, 2022, Amazon renewed the series for a fourth season.[6]

Casting edit

On July 8, 2022, it was announced Nathan Mitchell (who portrayed the masked Black Noir in the first three seasons), despite his character's death in the third season, would continue to portray a new replacement Black Noir in a main capacity in the fourth season of the series.[7] On August 1, 2022, it was reported that Cameron Crovetti had been promoted as a series regular while Valorie Curry and Susan Heyward were cast as new series regulars for the fourth season.[5] On December 1, 2022, Rosemarie DeWitt, Rob Benedict and Elliot Knight joined the cast in undisclosed capacities for the fourth season.[8]

Filming edit

The fourth season commenced filming on August 23, 2022.[9] Pegg concluded filming his scenes on January 18, 2023.[10] Filming on the finale began on February 12,[11] with Starr concluding filming his scenes on April 4.[12] Filming for the fourth season wrapped on April 12, 2023.[13]

Release edit

On June 28, 2023, Eric Kripke tweeted that they were withholding release of the new season until the WGA strike was resolved.[14] The season is scheduled to premiere on June 13, 2024.[2]

References edit

  1. ^ a b "The Boys". Writers Guild of America West. Archived from the original on July 28, 2019. Retrieved January 27, 2024.
  2. ^ a b Rice, Lynette (February 22, 2024). "'The Boys': When To Expect Fourth Season Return". Deadline. Retrieved February 22, 2024.
  3. ^ Eric Kripke [@therealKripke] (August 22, 2022). "Day One #Season4 #TheBoys #TheBoysTV @TheBoysTV @PrimeVideo @SPTV" (Tweet). Archived from the original on April 11, 2023. Retrieved April 9, 2023 – via Twitter.
  4. ^ Eric Kripke [@therealKripke] (February 4, 2023). "Ohhhhh Shit! #TheBoys #TheBoysTV @TheBoysTV @PrimeVideo @Reed_Dave @jesschoutime @SPTV" (Tweet). Archived from the original on April 17, 2023. Retrieved April 9, 2023 – via Twitter.
  5. ^ a b c d Petski, Denise (August 1, 2022). "'The Boys': Cameron Crovetti Upped To Series Regular, Valorie Curry, Susan Heyward Also Cast In Amazon Series". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on August 1, 2022. Retrieved August 1, 2022.
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (June 10, 2022). "'The Boys' Renewed For Season 4 By Amazon; Vernon Sanders On Show's Ratings Growth & Spinoffs' Status". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on June 10, 2022. Retrieved June 10, 2022.
  7. ^ Romano, Nick (July 8, 2022). "The Boys boss says this star will play 'a whole new character' in season 4 after that intense finale". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on July 20, 2022. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  8. ^ Cordero, Rosy (December 1, 2022). "'The Boys': Rosemarie DeWitt, Rob Benedict & Elliot Knight Board Season 4; Simon Pegg Sets Return". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on December 1, 2022. Retrieved December 1, 2022.
  9. ^ Romano, Nick (August 3, 2022). "Everything we know so far about 'The Boys' season 4". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on April 11, 2023. Retrieved April 15, 2023.
  10. ^ Perry, Spencer (January 18, 2023). "The Boys Star Wraps Filming on Season 4". ComicBook.com. Archived from the original on April 12, 2023. Retrieved April 15, 2023.
  11. ^ Flook, Ray (February 12, 2023). "The Boys: Eric Kripke Confirms Season 4 Finale Filming Underway". Bleeding Cool News. Archived from the original on April 11, 2023. Retrieved April 15, 2023.
  12. ^ DeVore, Britta (April 6, 2023). "Antony Starr Wraps Filming on 'The Boys' Season 4". Collider. Archived from the original on April 15, 2023. Retrieved April 15, 2023.
  13. ^ DeVore, Britta (April 12, 2023). "The Boys Season 4 Wraps With Gory Behind-the-Scenes Images". Collider. Archived from the original on April 14, 2023. Retrieved April 15, 2023.
  14. ^ Erik Kripke [@therealKripke] (June 28, 2023). "#TheBoys update! 1) When #Season4 drops depends on how long the #WGA Strike goes. No answer yet. Tell the studios to make a fair deal!" (Tweet). Archived from the original on June 29, 2023. Retrieved July 26, 2023 – via Twitter.

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