We’ve seen a number of behind-the-scenes videos exhibiting buff actors pulling off action-hero feats. But it surely’s onerous to recall any performer preserving it as actual as Antony Starr. He plays Homelander on The Boys, so he’s presumably no stranger to stunts and wire work. However for his character’s look on Boys spin-off Gen V, Starr had a hilarious response to being hoisted means, means above the bottom.
(NSFW language ahoy, in case that wasn’t apparent.)
You gotta love the nonchalant means he frames that clip as his “contribution.” Simply after Gen V’s finale earlier this month, govt producers Michele Fazekas and Eric Kripke revealed in a Variety interview that its cameos of Boys characters—Karl City’s Billy Butcher additionally confirmed up—have been rigorously plotted slightly than shoehorned in as a solution to hyperlink the reveals much more collectively.
“We didn’t go into this finale saying, ‘we’d like a Butcher cameo and a Homelander cameo.’ They have been separate concepts,” Fazekas told the trade. “Homelander got here earlier than Butcher as a result of we knew we needed to see Homelander. However that’s a bell you’ll be able to’t actually ring that a lot. We needed to be very conscious of after we did that. And it could come up over the season, after which it made sense to do it on the almost-final, culminating second.”
Gen V and The Boys can be found on Prime Video; the discharge date for season 4 of The Boys has not been introduced, however since its creators advised Selection they’re at present “deep into the music and visible results,” 2024 appears possible.
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