Are you curious to find out the release date of Tom Swift? Unfortunately, at the moment, The CW has not revealed when the Nancy Drew spin-off TV series comes out. However, as Variety reports, the show was included in the 2021/2022 schedule. This means that the spin-off could be ready for release by 2022.
Nancy Drew fans were already aware of the network’s intentions. As early as October 2020, The CW had announced that the project was under development. The new TV series dedicated to the character of Tom Swift is co-created by Melinda Hsu Taylor, Noga Landau and Cameron Johnson, all three also involved as executive producers. Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage and Lis Rowinski of Fake Empire also appear as producers on the project. The Fake Empire, after all, is the studio that also produced the main series dedicated to Nancy Drew, starring Kennedy McMann.
Tom Swift Spin-Off: What Is It About?
According to Variety, the plot of the spin-off of Nancy Drew will mainly focus on the adventures of the millionaire inventor. The TV series is based on novels published starting from 1910, although recently, precisely in 2019, the Simon & Schuster publishing house published a new series entitled Tom Swift.
The protagonist has already been presented to fans of Nancy Drew in the mother series, precisely in the episode entitled ‘The Celestial Visitor’. As Variety explains, that episode served to introduce the character and served as a pilot for Tom Swift. The story follows the boy on a new adventure after the shocking disappearance of his father. Tom is catapulted into a world of scientific conspiracies and inexplicable phenomena and, to discover the truth, he abandons the facilitated lifestyle to which he has always been accustomed. Tom will be on a long quest that will require the support of his brilliant mind.
Tom Swift: Who’s In The Cast?
Let’s find out who is part of the cast of Tom Swift. Speaking of characters and actors, let’s start with the protagonist, played by Tian Richards, the latter has already appeared in the second season of Nancy Drew. The actor previously starred in films such as The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks and TV series such as Outcast, Being Mary Jane, The Quad and The Neighborhood.
At the moment we don’t know any further details. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, the showrunners said that Nick, played by Tunjji Kasim, would be an essential character for Tom. . Finally, we do not know if Kennedy McMann, the actress Nancy Drew, will appear in one or more episodes.