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Meet the Super Dysfunctional Family Members of Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy!

The Umbrella Academy – (L-R) Number Five (Aidan Gallagher), Vanya (Ellen Page), Allison (Emily Raver-Lampman), Klaus (Robert Sheehan) , Hazel (Cameron Britton), Luther (Tom Hopper) – Photo courtesy of Netflix.

The Umbrella Academy is a unique superhero series based on an Eisner award-winning comic created by Gerard Way.

Netflix has released seven character posters that give us hints about the show’s ‘super dysfunctional family’ – and they keep the unique happening.

The Umbrella Academy is set to premiere on Netflix on February 15, 2019.

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Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy Adds Five to Cast!

The Netflix original series The Umbrella Academy is adding more members. Based on the popular, Eisner award-winning comics and graphic novels created and written by Gerard Way (My Chemical Romance), illustrated by Gabriel Bá, and published by Dark Horse Comics, the series is adding cast members Tom Hopper as “Luther,” Emmy Raver-Lampman as “Allison,” David Castañeda as “Diego,” Robert Sheehan as “Klaus,” and Aidan Gallagher as “Number Five.”

The Umbrella Academy’s premiere date is TBD.

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Netflix Adapting The Umbrella Academy Graphic Novels as Live Action Series!

Netflix is adapting The Umbrella Academy graphic novels by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá as a live action series in partnership with publisher Dark Horse Comics.

The Eisner Award-winning graphic novels follow a dysfunctional family of superheroes – the titular Umbrella Academy (The Monocle, Spaceboy, The Kraken, The Rumor, The Séance, Number Five, The Horror, and The White Violin) as they try to work together to solve their father’s murder.

The Umbrella Academy will be produced by Universal Cable Productions.

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