The Freeform Drama Looks Unique for Marvel, Yet Familiar For Its Target Audience
Earlier today, Marvel revealed the team for Freeform’s comedy Marvel’s New Warriors. Now, Marval reveals the first look at their other show hitting Freeform in 2018, Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger.
Cloak & Dagger tells the story of Tyrone Johnson (Aubrey Joseph) and Tandy Bowen (Olivia Holt), two young teenagers who meet and bond despite different backgrounds. Their bond forms thanks to the discovery of newly found super powers. Tyrone has the ability to engulf others in darkness, while Tandy can emit light daggers. Hence the name, Cloak & Dagger.
Check out the trailer:
Judging by the trailer, Marvel is aiming for a specific target audience. The younger viewers that watch CW’s comic book shows. While Marvel’s Agents of Shield does have aspects of a primetime soap opera, this new Freeform drama goes even further. The Disney-owned Marvel is really going all out with expanding their live-action universe to all audiences.
Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger stars Olivia Holt and Aubrey Joseph and hits Freeform the beginning of 2018.
So what’d you think of the trailer? Will you be watching Cloak & Dagger? Let us know in the comments below.