Adult Swim's Superman Series Teaser Trailer Debuts a Classic Man of Steel
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Adult Swim debuted the first teaser trailer for its upcoming animated series, My Adventures with Superman. The brief 15-second teaser gave fans a glimpse at a classic interpretation of Superman. Clark Kent (Jack Quaid) jumps in as his heroic alter ego to save citizens from a freezing death and is seen in the classic pose of ripping his shirt open to reveal his Superman suit beneath. The cast includes Lois Lane (Alice Lee) and Jimmy Olsen (Ishmael Sahid). While an exact release date hasn't been revealed, a press release reveals it's slated for sometime in Summer 2023.
Adult Swim's Superman is a Coming of Age Story
The press release for My Adventures with Superman provided a plot summary, revealing it as a "coming-of-age" story following Clark, Lois and Jimmy as they become an investigative team for the Daily Planet. It reads, "My Adventures with Superman is a serialized coming-of-age story catching up with twenty-somethings Clark Kent, the bright and driven Lois Lane, and their best friend Jimmy Olsen as they begin to discover who they are and everything they can accomplish together as an investigative reporting team at the Daily Planet."
The summary continues, "The story follows Clark as he builds his secret identity as Superman and explores his own mysterious origins. Lois, on her way to becoming a star reporter, teams up with photographer Jimmy Olsen to break the stories that matter. All the while, Clark and Lois are falling in love… as Lois gets closer and closer to uncovering his secret identity! Our trio share adventures, take down bad guys, stumble over secrets, and discover what it means to be heroes in their own right."
Source: Adult Swim, YouTube