The CW has just announced the acquisition of “Professionals”, an action series with international production, which will see the return on the small screen of Tom Welling and Brendan Fraser.
More than 10 years after the judgment of Smallville, Tom Welling, who camped the young Clark Kent, will finally make his comeback on television in a leading role where he will give for the occasion the reply to the iconic Brendan Fraser.
The CW has just announced the acquisition of Professionals, an action series with the two actors, as well as Elena Anaya (Wonder Woman) in the main roles. This Irish and South African co-production follows Vincent Corbo (played by Welling), a security guard paid to protect the interests of the rich and famous.
He is hired by eccentric billionaire Peter Swann (Brendan Fraser) after the explosion of one of his medical satellites. In order to honor his contract with Swann, Corbo must lift the veil on a conspiracy to take control of the billionaire’s tech empire.
Created by Jeff Most and Michael Colleary, who will also be showrunner and executive producer, the cast of Professionals will also include American favorite Frenchie Saïd Taghmaoui as well as Ken Duken (Destin: The Winx saga), August Wittgenstein (Das Boot), Stevel Marc (Designated guilty), Tanya Van Graan (Raised by Wolf) and Nic Rasenti (Outlander). For now, the series does not yet have a broadcast date.