The Powerpuff Women Assemble In First Look At Reside-Motion Remake

Avengers, take a breather: The Powerpuff Women have gotten it from right here. 

Bringing the requisite sugar, spice and all the pieces good, the primary take a look at the live-action CW collection “Powerpuff,” which picks up with the famed and previously pint-sized trio as adults, arrived on Monday. 

The upcoming collection stars Dove Cameron (Bubbles), Chloe Bennett (Blossom) and Yana Perrault (Buttercup) because the titular heroes who are actually “disillusioned twenty-somethings who resent having misplaced their childhood to crime combating,” in response to a press launch. 

However they give the impression of being greater than prepared for battle within the first official solid picture, posing in color-coordinated seems to be that give a significant replace to the outfits worn by their animated counterparts.

Followers of the beloved Cartoon Community present weren’t precisely thrilled in regards to the revival when pictures of the actors on set in Atlanta final week made the web rounds for all of the mistaken causes. 

The behind-the-scenes snaps confirmed Cameron, Bennett and Perrault sporting  the normal cartoon-inspired mini-dresses from the unique collection that appeared extra like discount bin Halloween costumes than prime-time CW superhero fits. 

Fortunately, the poorly obtained outfits will solely be featured in flashbacks, because the collection follows the group members once they’re all grown up and seeking to put their previous behind them. 

Whereas the remake will seemingly pay tribute to the characters’ origins ― “Scrubs” alum Donald Faison will play their creator, Professor Utonium, within the pilot ― the brand new collection will replace the franchise with some trendy twists.

Blossom, for instance is described as a former “spunky, conscientious, Little-Miss-Good youngster who holds a number of superior levels,” however “repressed kiddie-superhero trauma has left her feeling anxious and reclusive,” as she makes an attempt to get the women again collectively. 

Cameron’s Bubbles, in the meantime, “nonetheless sparkles as an grownup, however her charming exterior belies an surprising toughness and wit. She’s initially extra fascinated with recapturing her fame than saving the world, however she simply may shock us and herself.”

Lastly, Buttercup is the “rebellious badass” of the group who’s “extra delicate than her robust exterior suggests” and has “spent her maturity making an attempt to shed her Powerpuff Lady identification and stay an nameless life.”

“Juno” scribe Diablo Cody has written the script for the pilot episode with  Heather Regnier, and the duo will even produce the venture alongside Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter and David Madden.

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