Elliot Web page’s character Vanya Hargreeves will come out as transgender within the upcoming third season of Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy, and will probably be often called Viktor Hargreeves, Web page revealed Tuesday on Twitter.
“Meet Viktor Hargreeves,” Web page wrote, together with a first-look photograph.
— Elliot Web page (@TheElliotPage) March 29, 2022
Netflix adopted up with a retweet of Web page’s publish, writing “Welcome to the household, Viktor — we’re so glad you’re right here.”
Welcome to the household, Viktor — we’re so glad you’re right here ❤️ https://t.co/hQwD4Vvlkd
Based mostly on the comedian e-book sequence by Gerard Means, The Umbrella Academy revolves round a dysfunctional household of adopted sibling superheroes who reunite to unravel the thriller of their father’s dying and the specter of an imminent apocalypse.
Per Netflix, in Season 3, after placing a cease to 1963’s doomsday, the Umbrella Academy return dwelling to the current, satisfied they prevented the preliminary apocalypse and stuck this godforsaken timeline as soon as and for all. However after a short second of celebration, they notice issues aren’t precisely (okay, under no circumstances) how they left them. Enter the Sparrow Academy. Good, trendy, and about as heat as a sea of icebergs, the Sparrows instantly conflict with the Umbrellas in a violent face-off that seems to be the least of everybody’s issues. Navigating challenges, losses, and surprises of their very own – and coping with an unidentified damaging entity wreaking havoc within the Universe (one thing they might have triggered) — now all they should do is persuade Dad’s new and probably higher household to assist them put proper what their arrival made improper. Will they discover a manner again to their pre-apocalyptic lives? Or is that this new world about to disclose greater than only a hiccup within the timeline?
Along with Web page, the solid consists of Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Justin H. Min, Colm Feore, Ritu Arya, Justin Cornwell, Britne Oldford, Jake Epstein, Genesis Rodriguez, Cazzie David and Javon ‘Wanna’ Walton.
Season 3 is government produced by Blackman, Jeff F. King, who additionally directs, Keith Goldberg, Mike Richardson and Jeremy Webb. Gerard Means and Gabriel Bá co-executive produce. Steve Wakefield serves as producer.