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The Umbrella Academy 

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A disbanded group of superheroes reunite after their adoptive father, who trained them to save the world, dies.

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Jeremy Slater
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Friday, February 15

As a lifetime of secrets and resentment bring the Umbrella Academy crashing down, the Hargreeves siblings realize the worst is still to come.


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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ellen Page ...  Vanya / ... 10 episodes, 2019
Tom Hopper ...  Luther / ... 10 episodes, 2019
David Castañeda ...  Diego / ... 10 episodes, 2019
Emmy Raver-Lampman ...  Allison / ... 10 episodes, 2019
Robert Sheehan ...  Klaus / ... 10 episodes, 2019
Aidan Gallagher ...  Number Five 10 episodes, 2019
Mary J. Blige ...  Cha-Cha 10 episodes, 2019
Cameron Britton ...  Hazel 10 episodes, 2019
Adam Godley ...  Pogo 10 episodes, 2019
Colm Feore ...  Sir Reginald Hargreeves 10 episodes, 2019
Sheila McCarthy ...  Agnes 10 episodes, 2019
Justin H. Min ...  Ben / ... 10 episodes, 2019
Jordan Claire Robbins ...  Grace 10 episodes, 2019
John Magaro ...  Leonard Peabody 9 episodes, 2019
Rainbow Francks ...  Chuck Beamen / ... 6 episodes, 2019
Cameron Brodeur ...  Young Luther 6 episodes, 2019
Eden Cupid ...  Young Allison 6 episodes, 2019
T.J. McGibbon ...  Young Vanya 5 episodes, 2019
Blake Talabis ...  Young Diego 5 episodes, 2019
Dante Albidone ...  Young Klaus 5 episodes, 2019
Ethan Hwang ...  Young Ben 5 episodes, 2019
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Storyline

On the same day in October 1989, forty-three infants are inexplicably born to random, unconnected women who showed no signs of pregnancy the day before. Seven are adopted by Sir Reginald Hargreeves, a billionaire industrialist, who creates The Umbrella Academy and prepares his "children" to save the world. But not everything went according to plan. In their teenage years, the family fractured and the team disbanded. Now, the six surviving thirty-something members reunite upon the news of Hargreeves' passing. Luther, Diego, Allison, Klaus, Vanya and Number Five work together to solve a mystery surrounding their father's death. But the estranged family once again begins to come apart due to their divergent personalities and abilities, not to mention the imminent threat of a global apocalypse. Written by jesusblack-30225

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Official Sites:

Official Netflix

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 February 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Stereo

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Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Quirky + Bizarre = Strangely Good
15 February 2019 | by pattonroxanneSee all my reviews

The first episode is all about introductions to new kinds of superheroes.

And what's not to like when you have a supposedly uncaring 'father,' a robotic 'mother,' and seven 'siblings' who are as disfunctional as they come? The only sane member of the family household is a talking chimpanzee named Pogo.

Sit back and enjoy the mayhem as they try to save the world from the apocalypse.


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