Without a single episode airing, the short-term future of DC Universe’s Titans is secure. The first of the streaming platform’s original series has gained an early season two renewal, news that was dropped during the world premiere airing of the first episode during New York Comic Con, according to Deadline.
The series follows Dick Grayson (Brenton Thwaites) as he emerges from the shadows, after serving as Batman’s sidekick for years, and begins to bring together a team of powered youths for a brand new super team. Those other youths are Starfire (Anna Diop), Raven (Teagan Croft) and Beast Boy (Ryan Potter).Alan Ritchson and Minka Kelly are also slated for recurring roles, with the possibility of becoming regulars & gaining a spinoff series, as Hawk and Dove respectively.
Titans is the first of six original series that will launch on the DC Universe streaming platform, which debuted on September 15, alongside all the other film, TV and comic book content the platform has to offer. The other five series will be Doom Patrol (which spins out of Titans), Swamp Thing, Harley Quinn, Young Justice: Outsiders and Stargirl.
Launching on October 12, Titans also stars Lindsey Gort as Detective Amy Rohrbach, Conor Leslie as Wonder Girl and Curran Walters as Jason Todd.