The Chosen One Release Date: Lights, Camera, Netflix -Everything You Need to Know!

Helen Gomez

Mark Millar’s Millarworld, a creator-owned line, has delivered beloved comics in the 21st Century. Comic book adaptations in cinema, like Wanted, Kingsman, and Kick-Ass, achieved Box Office success. TV adaptations from comics also thrived, with shows gaining popularity. In 2021, Netflix adapted Jupiter’s Legacy from Millarworld, but the series faced early cancellation due to poor reviews.

The demand for a Millarworld and Netflix collaboration has been high since their first-ever acquisition in 2017. Now, they’re bringing another Millarworld story to life with “The Chosen One” based on “American Jesus” by Mark Millar and Peter Gross. 

In this article, we will explore the captivating series “The Chosen Love.” Get ready to be immersed in the world of this amazing show as we uncover everything we know about it so far. From its intriguing plot to its talented cast, we’ll provide you with all the exciting details about “The Chosen Love.” So, buckle up and get ready to delve into the enchanting story that awaits you!

What Is the Release Date of The Chosen One?

The excitement is reaching new heights as fans of Mark Millar’s work eagerly await the release of “The Chosen One.” The series is scheduled to premiere on August 16, 2023, after an official announcement in May. 

The anticipation is palpable, and a first-look poster has only added to the excitement. With the countdown ticking, fans can hardly wait to delve into this thrilling world and experience what promises to be an unforgettable adventure.

Who Is in the Cast of The Chosen One?

Be ready to meet the stars of “The Chosen Love”! This talented cast is set to steal your heart and bring the story to life with their brilliant performances. From beloved favorites to fresh faces, the chemistry is sure to be electric.

While the full cast list for “The Chosen One” is not yet available, the series casting by Luis Rosales has had a promising start. Here is everything we know so far:

Real Name Series Name
Carlos Bardem Unnamed role
Tenoch Huerta Mejia Unnamed role
Bobby Luhnow Jodie
Lilith Amelie Siordia Mejia Magda
Jorge Javier Arballo Osornio Hipolito
Alberto Perez-Jacome Kenna Wagner
Dianna Agron Sarah

Fans got a sneak peek of Agron and other cast members on set through a tweet by Mark Millar about the film.

What Is the Plot of The Chosen One?

Staying true to the source material is crucial for comic book adaptations, and fans have speculated about how faithfully “The Chosen One” will follow the plot. The official Netflix synopsis introduces Jodie, a boy with Jesus-like powers in Baja California. 

While Evangelical and Yaquí leaders seek to use their abilities for saving mankind, Jodie’s focus is on impressing the girl he likes and facing his bullies. As he grapples with his destiny and learns about his true identity, everything takes unexpected turns. 

Fans have praised the synopsis for respecting the source material, and creative liberties are in place to enhance the story while preserving its framework.

Where Can You Watch The Chosen One?

You can watch The Chosen One exclusively on Netflix. Netflix is expanding its impressive lineup with “The Chosen One,” aiming to surpass the performance of “Jupiter’s Legacy.”

For viewers without a subscription, Netflix now offers an ad-based plan at $6.99 per month and an ad-free standard plan at $15.49 per month, following the removal of the basic ad-free plan in the US and the UK. Additionally, Netflix is addressing password sharing on the site, with the outcome proving to be less profitable than expected.

Is There Any Trailer for The Chosen One?

Exciting news for fans: The official teaser for “The Chosen One” was released on June 22! Watch it below:

Click here, to watch the trailer.

The teaser offers fans a glimpse of the grand scale and captivating visuals in “The Chosen One.” The impressive cinematography stands out, showcasing the show’s stacked visual department. After the mixed reception of “Jupiter’s Legacy,” Netflix seems determined to win back the fan base and maintain its success in bringing comic book stories to life on screen.

Who Is Making The Chosen One?

“The Chosen One” boasts a talented team behind the scenes. Writing credits go to Mark Millar and Peter Gross, with executive producer credits to Stacy Perskie (Narcos: Mexico), Leopoldo Gout (Zoo), and Everardo Gout (Mars), who also serves as the series director.

Alexa Aroesty (Point Break) and Rolf Helbig (Somos.) are line producers, while Patricia Cuevas (Spectre) leads the art department. Produced by Millarworld and Redrum, the show is set to be a compelling collaboration of creative minds.

Millarworld: What’s Next?

Millarworld’s latest Netflix adaptation, “The Chosen One” (known as “El Elegido” in Spanish), has joined the ranks of successful shows like “Jupiter’s Legacy” and the anime version of “Super Crooks.” In addition, “The Magic Order” is back in production after a brief pause in 2020.

The series, touted as Netflix’s response to “Harry Potter,” follows five magical families as they work to protect the world from dangerous threats. Meanwhile, Mark Millar, the creator of Millarworld, has been working on bringing other beloved titles

like “Reborn,” “Empress,” “Huck,” “Sharkey The Bounty Hunter,” and “Prodigy” to the small screen, although updates on these projects have been scarce. Exciting times lie ahead for fans of Millar’s captivating stories!


In conclusion, “The Chosen One” promises to be a thrilling and captivating series that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats. With an intriguing plot centred around a young boy discovering his extraordinary powers and grappling with his destiny, the show is set to deliver a unique blend of mystery, drama, and supernatural elements.

The talented cast and the creative team behind the series add to the anticipation, making it a must-watch for fans of the comic book genre and supernatural thrillers. As we eagerly await its release, anticipation runs high to witness the enchanting world of “The Chosen One” unfold before our eyes.

Stay tuned for an unforgettable experience as we embark on this extraordinary adventure of “The Chosen One.”

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