The Boys Season 4 stars Jeffrey Dean Morgan as a recurring guest star. Details about his role have been kept secret, and he will reunite with Supernatural creator Eric Kripke, who currently serves as showrunner on The Boys. Kripke confirmed on Twitter earlier this week that filming has begun for Season 4, with the first episode titled “Department of Dirty Tricks.” Episodes are written by David Reid, while Phil Sagrikia (Supernatural) takes over directing for the Amazon Prime Video series.
Morgan, best known for playing the villainous Negan on The Walking Dead, will appear in Season 4 of The Boys – currently filming in Toronto, Ontario. in one InterviewKripke spoke about his efforts to secure Morgan’s spot in the upcoming season, saying, “Jeffrey Dean Morgan is a superfan of the show, so he and I have been talking. We’re looking to find out something for season four.” Trying. Nothing’s settled yet, but he and I are chatting and e-mailing and seeing if we can work it out with our busy schedules. So, that But stay tuned.”
Kripke and Morgan last collaborated on The CW series Supernatural, where the former played the family’s father John Winchester/Azazel in a recurring role. Morgan isn’t the first Supernatural star to be reunited with Kripke, as The Boys Season 3 saw Jensen Ackles join the cast as Soldier Boy. He previously played son Dean Winchester in the dark fantasy drama.
Morgan is also set to return alongside Lauren Cohn in the upcoming The Walking Dead spin-off series Dead City. The branch of the long-running zombie-killing drama focuses on the unlikely pairing of Maggie and Negan—the latter murdering her husband in the main show. Both played parents Thomas and Martha Wayne in Zack Snyder’s Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Earlier this month, Prime Video also added Valori Curry (The Tick) and Susan Hayward (Orange is the New Black) to The Boys’ cast. Meanwhile, Homelander’s son Cameron Crovetti’s Ryan has been cast in a series regular for Season 4.
Boyz Seasons 1 to 3 are currently streaming, exclusively on Amazon Prime Video. Currently, there is no release window for The Boys Season 4.