Dysfunctional, violent, and powerful—The Umbrella Academy shows audiences a group of unordinary individuals who are trying to prevent an apocalypse.
This post for The Umbrella Academy Season 1 contains spoilers.
Based on the comic books of the same name by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá, The Umbrella Academy Season 1 (2019, created by Steve Blackman) follows the story of seven gifted children who are adopted by a wealthy reclusive businessman named Sir Reginald Hargreeves (Colm Feore). The children are trained to fight crime and evil under the name the Umbrella Academy, but as they grow into adulthood, each sibling—except Luther (Tom Hopper)—leaves the academy in pursuit of their own careers. They are then reunited again in present day when their father passes away.