First Percy Jackson praises Disney Plus replacement

Years in the past, Hollywood tried to make a Percy Jackson TV collection occur. It virtually did, however stopped after two movies. Now, a Disney Plus remake is tee’d up for 2024 and has simply been blessed by unique collection star and present Hunters performer Logan Lerman.

The 30-year-old makes his views recognized about successor Walker Scobell in a brand new article printed by He says The Adam Project star doesn’t want his recommendation and is proficient, however ought to make sure you take the time to benefit from the franchise whereas he is part of it.

“I don’t think he needs any advice. The kid’s really talented. The only advice I can give him is just to enjoy it while you’re doing it. I think when you’re young, at least when I was younger [playing Percy Jackson], you almost forget to enjoy it as you’re a part of it. I really enjoyed it while I was doing it. Just take each second in and enjoy the newness of what you’re doing and being a part of something like that. That would be the only thing I would tell him. I’d feel like a bit of a schmuck, giving him advice (laughs). You’re great. You’re there for a reason. Just do your job.”

Elsewhere within the piece Lerman provides the work can be nice as a result of guide collection writer Rick Riordan is concerned, so it will likely be precisely what it ought to be and he hopes followers will prefer it. Unlike some who’ve criticized the casting of a non-white actress for a white character and have mentioned it will break the work for them, Lerman says it’ll be nice. As nicely, Riordan himself has said it will likely be a repair to what got here earlier than and won’t be his life’s work going by way of a “meat grinder” as with the Fox films.

The Percy Jackson and the Olympians present may have eight episodes in its preliminary run. It additionally options Megan Mullally and Lin-Manuel Miranda, and can adapt the primary guide within the collection in its first season earlier than adapting the others if it does find yourself getting a renewal. As nicely, a new novel within the guide collection is on the way in which and can return focus to Percy for the primary time since 2009’s The Last Olympian.

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