Introduction About the Show
Nancy Drew fans actually already knew about the network’s motive. As soon as October 2020, The CW had declared that the project was undergoing. The new TV series devoted to the character of Tom Swift is co-created by Melinda Hsu Taylor, Noga Landau, and Cameron Johnson, all three as executive producers.
Fake Empire’s Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage, and Lis Rowinski also feature as producers on the installment. The Fake Empire, after all, is the studio that also created the main show devoted to Nancy Drew, streaming since 2019 and featuring Kennedy McMann.
Tom Swift: When Will It Be Released?
Are you eager to know the release date of Tom Swift? Unluckily, The CW has not given when the Nancy Drew spin-off TV show is released now. But according to Variety, this television product was also there in the 2021/2022 set. This implies that the spin-off could be all set for streaming by 2022.
What Is the Plot?
What the show Tom Swift is about we will inform you right away. According to the starting advances reported by Variety, the story of the Nancy Drew spin-off will majorly showcase the exploits of the millionaire inventor.
The TV show is based on novels published from 1910, though recently, actually in 2019, the Simon and Schuster publishing body published a new series called Tom Swift.
The main character has actually already been made ready to fans of Nancy Drew in the parent series, particularly in the episode named The Celestial Visitor, and streamed with the second season.
According to Variety, that episode meant not just to introduce the character but also meant as a test for Tom Swift. The plot follows the guy on a new exploit after the surprising disappearance of his father.
Tom is sent into a world of scientific schemes and unexplainable phenomena and to find out the truth, he gives up the easy lifestyle he has always been habituated with. Tom will be on a long mission that will need the help of his genius mind.
Who’s in the Cast?
Let’s see who is part of the casting group of Tom Swift. Talking about roles and actors, the protagonist is portrayed by Tian Richards: the latter has also featured in the second season of Nancy Drew.
The actor was formerly featured in movies like The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks and in TV shows like Outcast, Being Mary Jane, The Quad, and The Neighbourhood. He was accompanied by Ashleigh Murray, who is known for portraying the character of Josie McCoy in Riverdale.
In this spin-off, she was selected to portray the character of Zenzi Fullerton, who has been Tom’s best friend since childhood. At present we do not have any more information. The showrunners, in a discussion with Entertainment Weekly, said that Nick will be an essential character for Tom.
His interpreter is Tunji Kasim. Ultimately, we are unsure if Kennedy McMann, the actress who portrays the role of Nancy Drew, will feature in one or more episodes.
Tom Swift: Details on Its Streaming
You may be thinking how many episodes the first season of Tom Swift is made of. Unluckily, The CW has not revealed this information as of now. But we can expect that it will follow the model of the parent series devoted to Nancy Drew: the latter, for the first and second seasons, followed a model of eighteen episodes.
In any case, we are waiting for the confirmatory statement from the network. Unfortunately, a Tom Swift trailer video is not yet released. The CW will possibly publish the trailer as the release date of the Nancy Drew spin-off comes closer.