‘The Boys’ Season 3 Episode 5: Who is The Legend played by ‘Mad About You’ star Paul Reiser?
One of the main entrants in ‘The Boys’ Season 3 Episode 5 is the appearance of ‘The Legend’. Played by ‘Mad About You’ star Paul Reiser, the character plays a pivotal role in helping the boys learn more about Soldier Boy (Jensen Ackles) and his next move after he causes a massive explosion in Manhattan. Much like the comics, The Legend proves to be an absolute gamer and speaks to everyone but Butcher.
Fandom describes The Legend, as “Old Legend is known to run a comic book store in The Boys Universe. He also knew almost everything about almost every supe in The Boys Universe. He refuses to talk to anyone about it. other than the butcher, and he’s still excited despite his old age.” The Amazon Prime series exemplifies this accurately, as Reiser’s version surely knows all about every supe out there. It’s almost like he’s a living super encyclopedia. Season 3 fixes one of the biggest mistakes of the previous season – bringing in the legend.
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The Legend is often considered a parody of Marvel legend Stan Lee and appeared in 15 issues of the 72-issue series of Garth Enni’s hit comic. Much of her appearance on the show has been kept under wraps and her cameo will be a surprise and even a highly anticipated presence on the show. With this, The Legend may also be able to help the boys, especially Hughie (Jack Quaid) learn more about Victoria Neuman and her powers, and the mysterious past. Last seen, she was shown to be working with Homelander (Antony Starr) who gives her child Temp V.
Reiser was recently seen in Season 3 of Netflix’s “Stranger Things” reprising his role as Dr. Sam Owens. He rose to prominence with the Emmy and Golden Globe-winning NBC sitcom “Mad About You.” The series focused on newlyweds Paul and his PR-savvy wife Jamie (Helen Hunt) as they navigate the pitfalls of marriage in the Big Apple with charming humor, garnering widespread praise and winning numerous awards. accolades. In its previous iteration, it ended with the birth of the couple’s daughter, Mabel, and according to reports there is a reboot underway and will follow Paul and Jamie as they deal with the departure of their daughter 17 years old. for college.
The Boys Season 3 Episode 5 is streaming on Amazon Prime Video.