‘Superman & Lois’ trailer paints duo as stressed-out parents

Even Superman has hassle elevating a child.

In a minute-long teaser for The CW’s upcoming collection, “Superman & Lois,” a philosophical Man of Steel, performed by Tyler Hoechlin (“Teen Wolf”), focuses his x-ray imaginative and prescient on his personal stirring emotions as he raises two sons with spouse Lois Lane (Elizabeth Tulloch, “Grimm”).

“We all start as one model of ourself, however as we develop, life adjustments us. Every second shaping our character, shifting our priorities, stretching each fiber of our being till we expect we have misplaced ourselves to the stress of all of it,” says the native of Krypton, who goes by the incognito Clark Kent, within the teaser.

“But that is not true as a result of below the torn fibers is a robust particular person, solid like metal, with the braveness to struggle for these we love.”

Lois Lane (Elizabeth Tulloch) and Clark Kent (Tyler Hoechlin) have parenting problems in "Superman & Lois."
Lois Lane (Elizabeth Tulloch) and Clark Kent (Tyler Hoechlin) have parenting issues in “Superman & Lois.”
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According to the official synopsis, the collection — a derivative of the community’s “Crisis on Infinite Earths” crossover occasion in December 2019 — will happen in Superman’s earthbound hometown, Smallville.

It will comply with Clark and Lois as they “come face-to-face with certainly one of their best challenges ever — coping with all of the stress, pressures and complexities that include being working parents in in the present day’s society.”

Making issues worse than elevating a pubescent teen: Their sons, Jonathan (Jordan Elsass, “Little Fires Everywhere”) and Jordan (Alexander Garfin, “The Peanuts Movie”), might develop superpowers of their very own down the highway. Sounds approach extra worrying than combating off supervillains and monsters seeking to kill everybody in Metropolis.

Produced by Greg Berlanti, the show brings again Hoechlin’s Superman, a personality he first dropped at The CW within the drama “Supergirl.” It additionally stars Emmanuelle Chriqui (“Entourage”), Erik Valdez (“Graceland”), Inde Navarrette (“Wander Darkly”), Dylan Walsh (“Nip/Tuck”) and Wolé Parks (“All American”).

The collection premiere will swoop in on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021, on The CW.



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