Netflix has unveiled a teaser and premiere date of August 16 for the apocalyptic fantasy series, “The Chosen One.” Based on the American Jesus comic trilogy by Mark Millar and Peter Gross, the show centers around Jodie, a 12-year-old boy who discovers he possesses Jesus-like powers. While Evangelical and Yaquí leaders urge him to use his abilities to save humanity, Jodie’s primary concerns are impressing his crush and standing up to bullies. As Jodie grapples with his destiny and uncovers his true identity, everything takes an unexpected turn. The series stars Bobby Luhnow, Dianna Agron, Lilith Amelie Siordia Mejia, Juan Fernando González Anguamea, Jorge Javier Arballo Osornio, and Alberto Pérez-Jácome Kenna. Netflix has relocated the story to Mexico, a decision aimed at infusing the mythological elements with authenticity and intensifying the sense of impending apocalypse. The show’s poster was previously shared by Netflix in March.
About The Chosen One TV Show
"The Chosen One," a captivating apocalyptic fantasy series, is coming to Netflix. Based on the popular American Jesus comic trilogy by Mark Millar and Peter Gross, the show follows Jodie, a 12-year-old boy who discovers he possesses extraordinary powers akin to Jesus. While religious and community leaders urge him to save humanity, Jodie's focus remains on impressing his crush and standing up to his bullies. As Jodie grapples with his destiny and uncovers the truth about his identity, the story takes unexpected twists. Set in Mexico, this thrilling series combines mythological elements with real-world consequences. Prepare for an epic journey as "The Chosen One" unveils a world on the brink of an apocalyptic event.Keep track of the cancel/renew status of all your favorite shows. Check out and bookmark our TV shows cancelled in 2019-20 season and TV shows renewed for 2020-21 season lists.