Marvel have a much-anticipated new TV series on the way called Cloak & Dagger, and there's good news for those wondering when we can see it Ireland, as Amazon Prime have announced today that they have secured broadcast rights as part of a new deal with Disney EMEA.
Set in New Orleans, Cloak & Dagger tells the story of two teenagers (Olivia Holt and Aubrey Joseph) from very different backgrounds who find themselves burdened and awakened by their new powers. It's created for Freeform by Joe Pokaski who also serves as showrunner, and based on the Marvel Comics characters of the same name. It will be set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe sharing continuity with the films and other television series of the franchise.
"This marks another step forward in bringing best-in-class TV shows to Prime Video customers in Europe," says Jay Marine, VP Prime Video EU. "We are thrilled to be bringing Marvel’s next hugely anticipated TV series exclusively to Prime Video and we look forward to hearing the reaction from Marvel fans and newcomers to the iconic entertainment series alike as they discover the universe of Cloak & Dagger."
Marvel's Cloak and Dagger will be available on Prime Video in Ireland, UK Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France and Italy on June 8th - a day after the US premiere.