is about to have its third original show make its debut on the streaming platform, and it’s a long-time fan favorite.
The first trailer for the upcomingappeared Tuesday on YouTube and set to release on the platform May 31. It will be the first solo hero original show for DC Universe, which already aired its team-based originals , Young Justice: Outsiders and .
Although the trailer was light on the screen time for the plant-based hero, Swamp Thing will be a central character to the show along with Abby Arcane as played by Crystal Reed. Abby is a CDC doctor investigating a deadly disease in the swamps of her hometown of Houma, Louisiana. In the comics, she is the love interest of Swamp Thing and the niece of Anton Arcane, the hero’s arch-enemy.
DC and Warner Bros. revealed their Netflix-style service called DC Universe in May 2018 along with a list of original programming in the works for the platform. Of that list, the animated Harley Quinn series and Stargirl will premiere last this year and the beginning of 2020, respectively.