The CW’s Powerpuff Girls pilot finds titular trio cast
Only a month after landing a pilot order at the network, The CW’s live-action sequel series to The Powerpuff Girls has found its titular stars as Chloe Bennet ( Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ), Dove Cameron ( Descendants ) and Yana Perrault ( Jagged Little Pill ), in accordance with Variety.
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The pilot, which acts as a reunion between Bennet and Cameron after starring as opponents in ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. , will dsicover the former star because the team’s de-facto leader Blossom as the latter shall star as Bubbles, well-remembered being the sweetest of the trio, and Perrault is defined to portray Buttercup, the tough and hotheaded tomboy of the combined group. The CW tapped Maggie Kiley to helm the pilot recently, having caused the filmmaker on episodes of  previously; Riverdale and its own spin-off Katy Keene .
The brand new series, that is being produced by writers and executive producers Heather Regnier ( iZombie ) and Diablo Cody ( Jennifer’s Body ), will dsicover the titular trio as disillusioned twentysomethings who resent having spent their entire childhood fighting crime and struggling to reunite because the world needs them as part of your.
Alongside Cody and Regnier, the project will undoubtedly be executive made by Greg Berlanti ( Arrowverse ), Sarah David and Schechter Madden via Berlanti Productions with Warner Bros. Television set to create the project. Regnier is mounted on the studio via a standard deal, with previous credits for WBTV including Falling Skies, iZombie and the Veronica Mars revival at Hulu, along with focusing on Showtime’s SMILF and Fox’s Sleepy Hollow .
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The Powerpuff Girls was made by Craig McCracken and debuted in 1998, centering on Professor Utonium as, so that they can create an ideal little girl, eventually ends up creating the titular trio Blossom, Buttercup and bubbles from the mix of sugar, spice, everything nice and the mysterious Chemical X. The series received rave reviews during the period of its six-season run and was split up with a theatrical movie in 2002, that was a modest commercial and critical success.
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Cartoon Network rebooted the series in 2016 minus the involvement of McCracken or the initial voice cast and received generally mixed reviews from critics and audiences alike plus some controversy for the mishandling of transgender themes within an episode in the initial season.
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