Percy Jackson is back, and Disney+ just unveiled the first teaser trailer Percy Jackson and the Olympians The footage was unveiled at the D23 Expo by three of the show’s stars: Walter Scobell, Aryan Simhadri, and Leah Sawa Jeffries. Watch the video teaser above.
“Look, I didn’t want to be a half-blood. Being a half-breed is dangerous, it’s scary – in most cases it leads to death, ”Jackson says in the video. “If you think you can be one of us, my advice is turn away while you still can.”
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Percy Jackson and the Olympians based on the Rick Riordan book series, and the new Disney+ original tells the fantasy tale of 12-year-old modern-day demigod Percy Jackson, who has just come to terms with his newfound supernatural powers when the sky god Zeus accuses him of stealing his lightning master. Now Percy must travel across America to find him and restore order to Olympus.
Percy Jackson has had previous adaptations in films such as Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief followed in 2010 Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters in 2013.
Riordan and John Steinberg wrote the pilot and was directed by James Bobin. Steinberg will oversee the series alongside his producing partner Dan Shotz. Steinberg and Shotz serve as executive producers along with Bobin, Riordan, Rebecca Riordan, Bert Salke, Monika Owusu-Bryn, Jim Rowe, Anders Engström, Jet Wilkinson and Ellen Goldsmith-Wein of the Gotham Group, Jeremy Bell and DJ Goldberg.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians It is expected to stream on Disney+ sometime in 2024.