Netflix’s series “The Imperfects,” premiering today, combines Mexican folklore, superheroes, and horror, and features a group of kids being experimented on leading them to become hybrids. The new trailer introduces us to kids transformed into a banshee, a chupacabra, and a succubus. “The Imperfects” combines aspects of Mexican folklore and element of the superhero genre.
The official synopsis goes like this:
“After undergoing an experiment that gives them monstrous side effects, Abbi, Tilda, and Juan join forces to find the scientist responsible – and a cure. For fans of quirky super squads ready to take on the world, think “The Umbrella Academy” meets “The Boys”.
The cast of the sci-fi action series includes Italia Ricci, Morgan Taylor Campbell, Rhianna Jagpal, Iñaki Godoy, Rhys Nicholson, Kyra Zagorsky, Celina Martin, and Jedidiah Goodacre.
Shelley Eriksen and Dennis Heaton (“The Order”), as well as the creative minds behind “Fargo” and “Van Helsing” executive produce.
“The Imperfects” premieres on Netflix today, September 8, 2022.