Webseries Review: Percy Jackson and the Olympians

The first season of Percy Jackson and the Olympians is streaming on Disney+ Hotstar. The series is based on the book Percy Jackson and the Olympians written by Rick Riordan. This is a much-awaited web series for fantasy and adventure lovers. The series is full of adventure. Here is our review of the web series Percy Jackson.

Percy Jackson and the Olympians Review

Initially two episodes of Percy Jackson season 1 streamed on Disney+ Hotstar. The web series is in only English audio and subtitles also English only. The first episode shows Percy Jackson in a school. He was bullied by his classmate for being dumb and always seemed to be in the dream. He has no friends in school. He started seeing some unusual things. One day he pushed his classmate Nancy even without touching her. He was rusticated from the school and so he went to his mom.

After that, her mom reveals that he is a special child. He has special powers but now some bad powers get to know about him and he has to save Percy from them.

The series reminds and takes us to Harry Potter movies. This is full of special effects and people with special powers. The first 2 episodes are very gritty and fast. Hotstar will stream new episodes on Wednesday at 7:30 AM in India. Hotstar Label webseries Review.

The cast of Percy Jackson and the Olympians

Walker Scobell plays the lead role of Percy Jackson. Aryan Simhadri plays the role of Grover Underwood. Other characters are

  • Leah Jeffries as Annabeth Chase
  • Jason Mnatzoukas as Dionysus
  • Charlie Bushnell as Luke Castellan
  • Glynn Turman as Chiron
  • Ryan Cowie as Chaperone
  • Threnody Tsai as Sarah

The series is co-directed by Anders Engstrom, Jet Wilkinson, and James Bobin. All the books of the Percy Jackson series written by Rick Riordan are available on Amazon.

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