The first season of Peacemaker , the spin-off series of The Suicide Squad , has recently ended in the United States, setting a new record for HBO Max.
According to reports, the series has grown episode after episode, to the point that audiences who saw the final episode was 44% more than the premiere.
Not only that, the final episode was confirmed as the most watched on the platform in the first 24 hours.
F#CK YEAH!! Peacemaker finale had the biggest single day performance for a Max Original series ever and finale viewing was up 44% over premiere. Thanks to all the fans who kept showing up more and more every week this season. @HboMax @DCpeacemaker pic.twitter.com/pp8c9JGuGl
— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) February 18, 2022
James Gunn , who wrote the eight episodes that make up the first season, has directed five, assisting him are Jody Hill ( Eastbound & Down ), Brad Anderson ( Titans ) and Rosemary Rodriguez ( Jessica Jones ).
The cast of the series
Alongside John Cena we find Chukwudi Iwuji (When They See Us), cast for the role of Clemson Murn, Lochlyn Munro (Riverdale), cast for the role of Larry Fitzgibbon, Annie Chang (Shades of Blue), cast for the role of Detective Sophie Song, and Christopher Heyerdahl (Togo), chosen for the role of Captain Locke. Danielle Brooks , an actress seen in the Orange Is the New Black
series, has been announced , where she played the role of Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson. Brooks plays the role of Leota Adebayo, with her also Steve Agee , who reprises the same role she has in
The Suicide Squad , i.e. Belle Reeve’s prison guard, as well as aide toAmanda Waller(Viola Davis).
With her alsoRobert Patrickin the role of Auggie Smith,Jennifer Hollandin the role of Emilia Harcourt, NSA agent, andFreddie Stromain the role of Vigilante.
An action adventure comedy
The series, which will consist of eight episodes, has been called an “action adventure comedy” that will allow us to get to know Peacemaker better, a man who believes in peace at any cost, regardless of the number of people he will have to kill to get it.