During tonight’s broadcast of the Super Bowl on NBC, the network aired a TV spot tease for Heroes Reborn, the revival of their series Heroes.
Watch the 15-second Heroes Reborn TV spot, titled “The Aurora,” here below.
While Heroes star Zachary Quinto won’t be reprising his role as Sylar, Jack Coleman, who played Noah Bennett aka HRG, has been confirmed to return for Heroes Reborn. Chuck star Zachary Levi has signed on for the new miniseries, which will have a 13-episode run later this year. As with the original series, there will be an ongoing comic book ancillary. Titled Heroes: Season Five, the comic book series will be written by Cullen Bunn with details on the artist and release date still to come.
The original Heroes created by created by Tim Kring launched in 2006 and became an instant hit, showcase a group of ordinary people who suddenly had superhero powers.
The saga behind the 2006 breakout series â€œHeroesâ€ will continue as creator Tim Kring returns to the fold and develops new layers to his original superhero concept. This highly anticipated 13-episode miniseries will reconnect with the basic elements of the showâ€™s first season where ordinary people were waking up to the fact that they had extraordinary abilities. This series will be preceded by a new digital series that will introduce audiences to the new characters and storylines that will take the â€œHeroesâ€ phenomenon to new places.
Video: Heroes Reborn: The Aurora
For those with special abilities, a new era awaits.