Sunday, 19 November, 2017

Ellen Page Will Star in Netflix's 'Umbrella Academy' Adaptation

'The Umbrella Academy': Ellen Page To Star In Netflix Series Based On Comic Ellen Page Will Star in Umbrella Academy Series at Netflix
Terence Owen | 12 November, 2017, 03:03

The Umbrella Academy will be a live-action show based on the eponymous Dark Horse comic series about a dysfunctional family of superheroes who reunite after their father's death. He started creating "The Umbrella Academy" during downtime on the band's tours.

Actress Ellen Page has signed on to front a new Netflix adaptation of former My Chemical Romance rocker Gerard Way's comic book novel The Umbrella Academy. These superpowered individuals - Sir Reginald Hargreeves/The Monocle, Luther Hargreeves/Spaceboy, Diego Hargreeves/The Kraken, Allison Hargreeves/The Rumor, Klaus Hargreeves/The Séance, The Boy/Number Five, Ben Hargreeves/The Horror, and Vanya Hargreeves/The White Violin - possess divergent personalities and abilities that have resulted in estrangement from one another.

News first broke that Netflix was adapting the Gerard Way comic back in July, with the streaming service revealing that the pilot script was penned by Jeremy Slater - the writer behind Fox's latest Fantastic Four reboot and The Exorcist television series.

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She's set to play the character Vanya, who is the black sheep of her dysfunctional family.

According to Nylon, 'Vanya is a wallflower who has a hard time understanding her place in the family since everyone has abilities that she lacks.

Page's credits include Vice's Gaycation and the features Flatliners, Inception and X-Men: Days of Future Past, where she played Kitty Pryde. The 10-episode series now does not have a release date but is expected to launch sometime in 2018. Way will oversee proceedings as co-executive producer. Page is repped by VIE Entertainment, WME and Morris Yorn.

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