Watchmen is an original comic series that debuted in August 2002 and has become a worldwide phenomenon with an estimated worldwide gross of $3.9 billion, according to Deadline.
The comic follows a group of friends whose lives have been turned upside down when they discover a secret that allows them to enter a parallel world.
The series follows a cast of mostly male characters including a scientist, an architect, a psychologist, and a government agent.
Watchmen was adapted for the small screen by Warner Bros. Pictures and Warner Bros.’ subsidiary, Skydance Productions.
“Watchmen” has spawned numerous spinoffs, animated series, a spinoff TV series, and an animated film.
The first series, “Watchmon,” premiered in 2011, followed by the second series, which ran for seven seasons on Fox from 2017 to 2018.
In 2018, the third series, titled “Watchman: The End,” premiered on Netflix.
Watchmon was created by Chris Miller and Michael Showalter.
The character of Watchmon is based on Miller’s brother.
The second season, “The Return,” premiered May 26, 2018.
“The End” was directed by J.J. Abrams.
“Happily Ever After” was the first episode of the second season.
The third season, titled, “Waltz of Hope,” was directed and written by James Cameron.
“Bubblegum Crisis” was released on June 16, 2018, and the fifth episode, titled”The Bubblegum Heist,” was released September 17, 2018 on Netflix (watch).
“Bubs,” which stars Josh Gad and Emma Roberts, debuted on June 12, 2019, and was directed.
“A Series of Unfortunate Events” premiered on March 3, 2020, on Disney Channel.
The seventh episode, entitled, “Caveat Emptor,” premiered March 16, 2021.
“Lucky for You,” which starred Melissa McCarthy and Chris Pratt, premiered on April 16, 2022, and is set in the year 2020.
“Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.
2″ debuted on May 2, 2022.
“Spider-Man: Homecoming” debuted May 5, 2023, on the Disney Channel (watch) and was produced by Marvel Studios.
“Black Panther” premiered July 16, 2028, on Marvel Studios (watch), and was written by Ryan Coogler.
“Doctor Strange” premiered August 8, 2029, on Netflix, and it stars Tilda Swinton as the titular Sorcerer Supreme.
“Inhumans” premiered October 3, 2030, on ABC.
“Captain Marvel” premiered April 16.
The fourth season, dubbed, “Guardians of the Fold,” premiered July 10, 2031, and stars Ben Kingsley as the villainous Dr. Strange.
“Thor: Ragnarok” debuted August 2, 2032, on Thor: Ragnarok.
The fifth season, entitled “Marvel: A New Dawn,” premiered August 16, 2048, on Walt Disney Animation Studios.
The sixth season, called, “Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite,” premiered September 7, 2052, on Capcom.
The eighth season, nicknamed, “Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock,” premiered October 5, 2022 on BBC America.
“Iron Fist” premiered January 17, 2053, on Amazon Studios.