Disney+ has released the full official trailer for the ‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians‘ series. The show, which consists of eight episodes, will premiere its debut episode on December 20, 2023. Watch the trailer below.
What is the Plot of ‘Percy Jackson & The Olympians’?
‘Percy Jackson & The Olympians’ tells the fantastical story of a 12-year-old modern demigod, Percy Jackson, who’s just coming to terms with his newfound supernatural powers when the sky god Zeus accuses him of stealing his master lightning bolt. Now Percy must trek across America to find it and restore order to Olympus.
‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians’ is based on Rick Riordan‘s book series of the same name. The show is produced by several companies including Quaker Moving Pictures, Co-Lab21, James Bobin, Inc., Moorish Dignity Productions, The Gotham Group, 20th Television, and Disney Branded Television. Check out the poster below.
Confirmation of ‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians’ Season 2 in Development for 2025 Release
In an interview with ComicBook.com, author Rick Riordan revealed that he had the opportunity to view multiple cuts of all the episodes of ‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians’ so far. Riordan said, “I’ve seen cuts of all the episodes at this point, multiple cuts, because they do go through a manuscript, They go through revision, after revision, after revision. They’re great.”
The series stars Walker Scobell as Percy Jackson, Leah Sava Jeffries as Annabeth Chase, Aryan Simhadri as Grover Underwood, Virginia Kull as Sally Jackson, Glynn Turman as Chiron/Mr. Brunner, Jason Mantzoukas as Dionysus/Mr. D, Megan Mullally as Alecto/Ms. Dodds, Timm Sharp as Gabe Ugliano, Dior Goodjohn as Clarisse La Rue, Charlie Bushnell as Luke Castellan, Adam Copeland as Ares, Olivea Morton as Nancy Bobofit, Suzanne Cryer as Echidna, Jessica Parker Kennedy as Medusa, Lin-Manuel Miranda as Hermes, Jay Duplass as Hades, Timothy Omundson as Hephaestus, Lance Reddick as Zeus (in his final television appearance), and Toby Stephens as Poseidon.
‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians’ will premiere on Disney+ on December 20, 2023.