Imagine a world where everybody had superpowers. Walking down the streets and seeing cats going shopping or better, causing yet another accident. Now imagine seeing all this but having no superpowers. Depressing right? Extraordinary, the upcoming series is based on almost the same plot and explores the story of Jen, a young woman who realizes that she may never get her superpowers granted. The series was commissioned by Disney last year, and the long wait is finally paying off. Written by Emma Moran, the upcoming series is expected to be released on the 25th of January on Disney. Here is everything we know about the upcoming series.
Extraordinary Season 1 Release Date: When will it premiere?
The upcoming series has been scheduled for a January 25th release date, and you may want to get a Disney subscription in advance. The upcoming show will consist of eight episodes, and we are still determining how long each episode will be. You can watch your favorite show for as low as $7.99 monthly.
Extraordinary Season 1 Plot: What will happen?
The series plot focuses on Jen, a 25-year-old who is yet to receive her powers despite being seven years past the legal age of getting superpowers. Not having superpowers makes her very self-aware, as everybody is pulling a stunt she cannot pull wherever she goes due to her being “normal .”She is stuck working at a job she has no interest in and has the hardest time dining love, but she tells herself that at least she has Carrie, her best friend, who keeps her sane. After wallowing in self-pity for so long, Jen decides to go on a journey of self-discovery. But this is more challenging than she thinks, as even cats prove to be more powerful than she is. But what if being powerless is her superpower?
Extraordinary Season 1 Cast: Who will appear?
The extraordinary series is written and created by Emma Moran, known for creating News Jack. She also acts as the series director and executive producer alongside McDonald Toby, Jennifer Sheridan, Nadira Amrani, Sally Woodward Gentle, Lee Morris, and Charles Dawson. Mairead Tyers will be cast as the series protagonist. She plays Jen, the 25-year-old who is yet to receive her powers despite being surrounded by everybody with superpowers. The actress is known for acting in series like Belfast and Borderland. She will be casting other actors, including Luke Rollason, Siobhan McSweeny, Robbie Gee, Safia Oakley-Green, and Ned Porteous.
Extraordinary Season 1 Trailer: When can we watch it?
A trailer of the upcoming series has already been released, and in case you want a sneak peek of what awaits, you should check it out on either Youtube or Disney. The series trailer starts with Jen going on to a job interview, and she reveals too much personal information to the panel. Red out of embarrassment, the interviewer calms her down by explaining that she should not work herself out as her misfortunes and fortunes are matters out of her control. The trailer then shows how everybody around Jeni gets powers as soon as they are 18 as she wallows in her sorrows and wishes she had special abilities. Mark your calendars for the 25th, the series’ debut.