Among the upcoming releases of the year, Papergirls It is among the productions based on comics that promise to hook the audience with a plot of mystery and science fiction. Recently, Prime Video revealed the first teaser for the adaptation of this graphic novel written by Brian K Vaughan and illustrated by Cliff Chiangand the advance reveals this group of teenagers who travel through time when they come across an event that is not their responsibility.
It all starts on an early morning in 1988, the day after Halloween when Erin, Mac, Tiffany and KJ go out to deliver the newspapers in the neighborhood. While riding their bikes, they get caught in a crossfire between some time travelers. and their lives are turned upside down. The four land in the future and must find their way back home, since this reality does not belong to them, but to the adult versions of themselves.
As they come to terms with the fact that their future is very different from what they imagined when they were 12 years old, they are hunted by a militant faction of time travelers known as the Old Watch, who have banned time travel in order to remain in power. To survive, the girls must overcome their differences and learn to trust each other and themselves, “adds the official description of the platform. The series is a personal journey in which the young protagonists have a lot at stake, from the present of their lives to the decisions that marked their futures.
The main cast of Papergirls is made up of Camryn-Jones as Tiffany Quilkin; Riley Lai Nelet as Erin Tieng; sophia rosinsky as MacCoyle; fine strazza as KJ Brandman; Ali Wong as the adult version of Erin; Nate Corddry as Larry; Y Adina Porter in the role of Prioress.
The story is an original creation of Brian K Vaughan Y Cliff Chiang, and was developed for television by Stephany Folsom. Those already mentioned also appear in the production together with Christopher C. Rogers, Christopher Cantwell, Steven Prinz and the production company Plan B. The direction of the first season was in charge of Mairzee Almas, Georgi Banks-Davies, Destiny Ekaragha and Karen Gaviola . The fiction was carried out under the seal of Amazon Studios and Legendary Television.
The eight episodes of Papergirls can be seen from July 29 in the catalog of Prime Video.