Today saw it announced that the DC Universe streaming service will go live on Batman Day, September 15, and now the premiere of the live-action Titans is also announced.
During the DC Daily live-stream, Kevin Smith announced Titans will debut at the New York Comic-Con on Wednesday, October 3.
“If you are there, you can see it live,” Kevin Smith said. “If you subsribe to DC Universe, you will see Titans on – wait for it – October 12, and you will get new episodes of the series every Friday.”
Titans will have 12 episodes, which is a new original DC Universe streaming show being released on Fridays for the rest of the year.
Check out new images and the latest trailer below:
Titans follows young heroes from across the DC Universe as they come of age and find belonging in a gritty take on the classic Teen Titans franchise. Dick Grayson and Rachel Roth, a special young girl possessed by a strange darkness, get embroiled in a conspiracy that could bring Hell on Earth. Joining them along the way are the hot-headed Starfire and loveable Beast Boy. Together they become a surrogate family and team of heroes.
Titans stars Brenton Thwaites as Dick Grayson and Robin, Teagan Croft as Raven, Anna Diop as Starfire, Ryan Potter as Beast Boy, Lindsey Gort as Detective Amy Rohrbach, Minka Kelly as Dawn, Alan Ritchson as Hawk, with Bruno Bichir as The Chief, April Bowlby as Elasti-Girl, Jake Michaels as Clif Steele and Dwain Murphy as Negative Man; Curran Walters is thought to be playing Jason Todd and Seamus Dever is playing a mystery role.
Titans debuts later this year on the upcoming new DC Digital series and follows a group of young soon-to-be super heroes recruited from every corner of the DC Universe. In this action-packed series, Dick Grayson emerges from the shadows to become the leader of a fearless band of new heroes, including Starfire, Raven and many others. Titans is a dramatic, live-action adventure series that will explore and celebrate one of the most popular comic book teams ever.