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The Boys renewed for season 4

The Boys renewed for season 4

The Boys has been renewed for a fourth season after the explosive premiere of its third season, which debuted on Prime Video on June 3.

Prime Video has announced that it has ordered a fourth season of The Boys just a week after the third season of the Emmy-nominated series launched on the platform. The first episodes of the new season drew significant global viewership in the first three days of airing, reportedly up 17% from season 2 and 234% from season 1.

“From our first conversation with Eric Kripke and the creative team about Season 3 of The Boys, we knew the show was getting even bolder, an impressive feat considering the resounding success of the Emmy-nominated second season.” , said Vernon Sanders, Head of Global Television for Amazon Studios.

“The boys continues to push the boundaries of storytelling while being relentlessly entertaining and threading the needle on social satire that feels all too real,” he added. This stylized world of the series has incredible global reach and the opening weekend viewership is proof of that. We are immensely proud of the cast and crew who have brought a franchise to life for Prime Video, and we look forward to bringing more of The Boys to our customers.”

The Boys stars Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Laz Alonso, Tomer Capon, and Karen Fukuhara as a group of unpowered vigilantes who take on corrupt superhumans and expose them for who they really are. The series proved to be a huge hit for Amazon when it debuted in 2019 and has continued to draw viewers ever since. Showrunner Eric Kripke now plans to build on his growing success by expanding the universe further.

“On behalf of the cast and crew, we’re so grateful to Sony, Amazon, and especially all the fans for embracing the show and allowing us to do more,” Kripke said of the renewal. of the fourth season. “We are thrilled to continue Butcher and the Boys’ fight against Homelander and the Seven, as well as to comment on the insane world we live in. Additionally, this is the first time in history that the organ explosion genitalia led to further success.”

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“The Boys’ producers and cast have proven year after year that there is no bar they cannot cross,” added Jeff Frost, President of Sony Pictures Television and Co-President Jason Clodfelter. “We are incredibly proud of this brilliant, genre-subversive series. Our relationship with Prime Video is so much more than a partnership, it’s more like an extended family. Everyone here at Sony Pictures Television is grateful to join Prime Video. and Eric Kripke for another successful season.”

IGN’s review of The Boys Season 3 premiere appreciated that the first three episodes wasted no time in getting to “the apocalyptic good stuff where all-out war challenges Vought, The Boys and anyone caught in Homelander’s heat-ray blasts” while being “spectacularly bloody, filled with hard lessons, and loaded like a powder keg ready to burst.”

Season 3 of The Boys is streaming now on Prime Video, with new episodes available every Friday, leading up to the season finale on July 8.

Adele Ankers-Range is a freelance writer for IGN. Follow her on Twitter.

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