‘Deadly Class’ is an American television series that draws inspiration from a comic book series of the same name. The show has been conceptualized by Rick Remender and Miles Orion Feldsott. The series first launched online as a special preview (that served as its first episode) on Syfy on December 20, 2018, and went on to premiere on January 16, 2019, finally concluding on March 20, 2019. The show, set against a backdrop of the late ’80s counterculture, follows a destitute teen who is recruited by an elite private school specializing in next-generation criminals.
Deadly Class Cast: Who is in it?
The main cast members of the show are as follows:
Benedict Wong who plays Doctor Strange’s sidekick in the MCU plays Master Li; he is strict and unwavering in his mercilessness as the headmaster of King’s Dominion. Benjamin Wadsworth appears as Marcus Lopez Arguello; he is the newest member of the King’s Dominion’s. Lana Condor, of ‘X-Men: Apocalypse‘ fame, appears in the role of Saya Kuroki; she heads the Kuroki Syndicate while also sponsoring Marcus. María Gabriela de Faría cast as Maria Salazar is a part of the Soto Vatos and the ex-girlfriend of Chico. Luke Tennie plays Willie Lewis; he leads the F.W.O. (First World Order) and close friend to Marcus. Liam James plays Billy Bennett; he is an amiable punk rocker whose father is a corrupt officer involved deeply in the business of smuggling drugs. He and Marcus’s best pals. Michel Duval appears as Chico; he is the head of the Soto Vatos and ex-boyfriend of Maria.
The recurring characters are as follows: Henry Rollins plays Jürgen Denke, who once worked as an instructor at a Poison Lab. Erica Cerra appears as Miss De Luca, who is skilled at hand-to-hand combat and teaches the art. Taylor Hickson appears as Petra: He belongs to a death cult and is a goth. Siobhan Williams appears as Brandy Lynn; he heads the Dixie Mob and is known to racist in his beliefs. Sean Depner plays Viktor; as a child of one of the assassins of Joseph Stalin, he is famously known for his notoriety. Jack Gillett plays Lex Miller; he is a castaway. Isaiah Lehtinen plays Shabnam, the child of a rich banker who outcasted by his peers. Ryan Robbins plays Rory Helmsley; a poor man having no means who preys on the fear of other homeless people.
Deadly Class Plot: What is it about?
‘Deadly Class’ follows the story of a young vagrant named Marcus who is offered recruitment at the King’s Dominion, a private school known to produce criminals where parents send their children to give birth to an entirely new generation of evil. As Master Lin takes him under his wing, he gets accustomed to the ways of the academy and struggles to train in deadly arts whilst battling the unwelcoming aura from its students.
Every teenager at the school has to go through rigorous training in order to learn how to administer poison, lead assassinations, train at physical combat and manipulate victims psychologically and to their advantage to further their motives.