The series of Percy Jackson that will be made at the hands of Disney + is one of the projects that have the most expectations and people waiting for the start of the recordings. And it is that the fans of this saga of books cannot stand the emotion of being able to see an extended adaptation of this story, after the films were not in many ways what was expected, therefore, seeing how the platform has been confirming several of the actors that will be part of this project, the only thing they achieve is to increase the emotion.
On this occasion, the Disney + streaming platform has confirmed who will be the actor who will be in charge of giving life to Percy Jackson throughout this series, which is expected to have several seasons of development. This is nothing more and nothing less than Walker Scobell, who has recently appeared in Netflix’s The Adam Project. So finally we have the protagonist of this production.
The news was revealed by variety magazine exclusively, “Walker Scobell has been confirmed by Disney+ to star in the television series of Percy Jackson”. This young actor was part of the production of the Netflix streaming platform The Adam Project, where he shared his dressing room with actors such as Ryan Reynolds, Zoe Saldana, Mark Ruffalo, Catherine Keener and Jennifer Garner.
What is known so far about the series
If you are a fan of Greek mythology and in addition to this saga of books, it is a fact that you must be extremely excited about the production of this series, that is why we will tell you everything we know up to the moment of this production. Unlike the movies, this series will try to use the youngest possible actors to tell their storyvery much in the style of what was done with Harry Potter, so that the actor grows with the character.
In addition, this fact coincides much more with the books, because in the novels we follow the story of Percy, a twelve-year-old boy who discovers that, in reality, he is a demigod, son of Poseidon, god of the seas and oceans in Greek mythology. This is the trigger story of the first book and what we expect to see during the first season of this series.