British actor Jovian Wade is set to join the cast of DC comics adaption Doom Patrol.
Wade is set to play Cyborg who joins a very different team of DC heroes. Wade’s Vic Stone (Cyborg) is the charming and sarcastic half-human, half-machine superhero known as Cyborg. Vic may be connected to every computer on the world, but he struggles to maintain the connections that make him human. Desperate to gain acceptance from the outside world, Vic harnesses the curse of his cybernetic body and uses his powers as the ultimate hero for the digital age.
Doom Patrol revolves around Robotman, Negative Man, Elasti-Woman (April Bowlby) and Crazy Jane. Led by modern-day mad scientist Dr. Niles Caulder, they’re called into action by the ultimate hero for the digital age, Cyborg (Wade). Banding together these rejects find themselves on a mission that will take them to the weirdest and most unexpected corners of the DC universe.
Doom Patrol is one of the shows headed to DC Universe the new digital offering from the comics publisher offering shows, comics and other content.