Marvel's Cloak and Dagger, or simply Cloak and Dagger, is an upcoming American television series set to premiere on Freeform, the new name for ABC Family, co-produced by Marvel Television and ABC Studios. It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe based on the Marvel duo Cloak and Dagger. Originally set for 2017, the series has since been delayed for 2018.
Once a privileged little girl, Tandy Bowen watched as her family was destroyed by a disastrous storm that uprooted her life. Now in her late teens, an unexpected encounter with a boy named Tyrone sparks a life changing event.
Young Tyrone Johnson wanted nothing more than to prove he was fearless. But when everything he held close was taken away, life taught Tyrone to be afraid. Now older and more sheltered, Tyrone closes himself off. But when he meets a girl named Tandy his life changes forever.
Cast and characters
- Olivia Holt as Tandy Bowen/Dagger
- Aubrey Joseph as Tyrone Johnson/Cloak
- Andrea Roth as Melissa Bowen
- Gloria Reuben as Adina Johnson
- Miles Mussenden as Michael Johnson
- Carl Lundstedt as Liam
- James Saito as Dr. Bernard Sanjo
- J.D. Evermore as Detective Connors
On April 7, 2016, it was announced that a live-action series was greenlit by Freeform and was currently in development.
On November 12, 2016, it was announced that series had been pushed back to 2018. Joe Pokaski was also revealed to be joining the project as showrunner.
- ↑ Comic Book Resources: "Marvel's "Cloak and Dagger" TV series greenlit by Freeform."
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 "Marvel’s 'Cloak & Dagger' Finds Showrunner; Delayed Until 2018". Heroic Hollywood (November 12, 2016).
- ↑ Stitch Kingdom: "Freeform Announces New Series, Late Night TV, 'Freeform Fest' Plus 'Marvel's Cloak and Dagger,' 'Greek: Reunion' and More."
- ↑ Strom, Mark (Januray 30, 2017). "'MARVEL'S CLOAK & DAGGER' CASTS ITS LEADS". Marvel.
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 "Cloak & Dagger TV Series Reveals Stars, Character Descriptions". Comic Book Resources (January 30, 2017).
- ↑ 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 "Andrea Roth, Gloria Reuben & More Join Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger". Ksitetv (February 14, 2017).
- ↑ Variety: "Freeform Greenlights Marvel Romance Superhero Series 'Cloak and Dagger' (EXCLUSIVE)"