Series about heroes

List of the best series about heroes selected by visitors to our site: The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, Gentleman Jack, The Umbrella Academy, Harley Quinn, Watchmen, gen:LOCK, The Rising of The Shield Hero, Goblin Slayer, Final Space, The Rookie
In the top there are new series of 2019, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 8.7)
Genrefantasy, adventure
Duration02:37
PlotAdventures
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular

Return to the world of Thra, where three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis' power and set out to ignite the fires of rebellion and save their world.

Gentleman Jack (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.2)
Genredrama
Duration00:56
CharactersLesbians, Strong women
Time19th century
StyleFor girls, Makes me think

Halifax, West Yorkshire, England, 1832. Anne Lister attempts to revitalize her inherited home, Shibden Hall. Most notably for the time period, a part of her plan is to help the fate of her own family - by taking a wife.

The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure
CharactersSuperhero, Family
PlotTime travel, Teleportation, Superpowers, Adventures
StyleWorth watching, Fascinating, Spectacular, Action

A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.

Harley Quinn (2019)
CharactersSuperhero
PlotAdventures
StyleSpectacular

Harley Quinn has finally broken things off once and for all with the Joker and attempts to make it on her own as the criminal Queenpin of Gotham City.

Watchmen (2019)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, action, drama, detective
Duration00:58
CharactersDetectives, Superhero, Superhero team
StyleAtmospheric

Set in an alternate history where “superheroes” are treated as outlaws, “Watchmen” embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while attempting to break new ground of its own.

gen:LOCK (2019)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantastic, adventure
Duration01:51
CharactersRobots
PlotWar, Survival, Adventures
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular

Fifty years in the future, an oppressive authoritarian force threatens to conquer the world. A daring team is recruited to pilot a new form of weaponized neuroscience that powers devastating mecha, but they must be willing to sacrifice everything to save the world.

The Rising of The Shield Hero (2019)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, adventure, cartoon
Duration01:30
PlotComputer games, Adventures, Revenge
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleSpectacular, Action

Iwatani Naofumi was summoned into a parallel world along with 3 other people to become the world's Heroes. Each of the heroes respectively equipped with their own legendary equipment when summoned, Naofumi received the Legendary Shield as his weapon. Due to Naofumi's lack of charisma and experience he's labeled as the weakest, only to end up betrayed, falsely accused, and robbed by on the third day of adventure. Shunned by everyone from the king to peasants, Naofumi's thoughts were filled with nothing but vengeance and hatred. Thus, his destiny in a parallel World begins...

Goblin Slayer (2018)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, fantasy, cartoon
Duration01:26
PlotAdventures

A young priestess has formed her first adventuring party, but almost immediately they find themselves in distress. It's the Goblin Slayer who comes to their rescue—a man who's dedicated his life to the extermination of all goblins, by any means necessary. And when rumors of his feats begin to circulate, there's no telling who might come calling next...

Final Space (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 8.4)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, drama, adventure, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration00:20
PlotAdventures
PlaceSpace
StyleFascinating, Easy, Spectacular

An astronaut named Gary and his planet-destroying sidekick Mooncake embark on serialized journeys through space in order to unlock the mystery of “Final Space,” the last point in the universe, if it actually does exist.

The Rookie (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8)
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration00:45
CharactersPolice, Criminals, Special agents
PlotInvestigation
StyleAtmospheric, For men, Action, Fascinating

Starting over isn’t easy, especially for small-town guy John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of being an LAPD officer. As the force’s oldest rookie, he’s met with skepticism from some higher-ups who see him as just a walking midlife crisis.

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That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (2018)
Markimdb: 8
Genrefantasy, comedy, cartoon
Duration01:52
PlotLife after death, Death, Adventures
PlaceParallel worlds, Japan
StyleSpectacular, Action

"Rimuru Tempest" is the new name of a slime in a fantasy world taken by a former 37-year-old human Satou Mikami after he is killed by a passing robber. Broken free from ordinary, stale past life, his fresh adventure in a fantasy world as a slime monster with unique abilities begins.

The Shivering Truth (2018)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrehorror, fantastic, fantasy, cartoon
PlotSupernatural
StyleFancy, Spectacular

An omnibus of painfully riotous daymares dripping with dream logic; a slate of emotional parables from the deepest caverns of your unconscious, lovingly animated in stop-motion. In other words, it is the Truth.

Baki (2018)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, cartoon, sport
Duration01:53
PlotMartial Arts, Boxing, Sports
PlaceJapan
StyleSpectacular

The protagonist, Baki Hanma, trains with an intense focus to become strong enough to surpass his father, Yujiro Hanma, the strongest fighter in the world. Five of the world's most violent and brutal death row inmates are gathering to face Baki. Their objective is to taste defeat -- their unmatched strength and skill have led them to grow bored of life itself, and they now seek out Baki in the hopes that he can overwhelm and utterly crush them. In this crisis, other underground martial art warriors gather to fight by Baki's side: Kaoru Hanayama, Gouki Shibukawa, Retsu Kaioh, and Doppo Orochi. An epic showdown between violent death row inmates and Baki and his friends begins.

Record of Grancrest War (2018)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, cartoon
Duration02:11
CharactersWizards
PlotSuperpowers, Adventures, Supernatural
StyleSpectacular

On a continent ruled by chaos, the Lords have the power of a holy seal that can calm the chaos and protect the people. However, before anyone realizes it, the rulers cast aside their creed of purifying the chaos, and instead start to fight each other for each other's holy seals to gain dominion over one another. Siluca, an isolated mage who scorns the Lords for abandoning their creed, and a wandering knight named Theo, who is on a journey to train to one day liberate his hometown, make an everlasting oath to work together to reform this continent dominated by wars and chaos.

A.I.C.O. -Incarnation- (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon
Duration01:33
PlotGenetic experiments
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular

In Japan in the year 2035, an accident known as the "Burst" occurs during a research project, spawning an out-of-control artificial life form called "Matter" that has spread throughout the Kurobe Gorge. The research city that was once hailed as the hope for humanity is cordoned off by the government. Two years later, 15-year-old Aiko Tachibana, who lost her family in the Burst, learns something unbelievable from Yuya Kanzaki, a new student at her school. A secret is hidden within her body, and the answer to the puzzle lies at the "Primary Point" that was the center of the Burst. Aiko resolves to infiltrate the restricted area, escorted by a team of divers and with Yuya as her guide. When boy meets girl with the fate of humanity in their hands, what new truth will come to light?

Angels of Death (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantasy, adventure, cartoon
CharactersTeenagers
PlotSurvival
StyleSpectacular

Most girls waking up without any memory and meeting a serial killer would panic, but not Rachel. In fact, far from being her biggest problem, killer Zack might just prove a convenient resource when it comes to finding a way out of the building in which they're both trapped!

Nightflyers (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrehorror, fantastic
Duration02:03
CharactersAliens
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Supernatural, Survival
PlaceSpace

In the year 2093, a team of scientists aboard the Nightflyer, the most advanced ship ever built, embarks on a journey to find other life forms. Their mission takes them to the edge of the solar system, and to the edge of insanity, as they realize true horror isn't waiting for them in outer space—it's already on their ship.

Estoy Vivo (2017)
CharactersDetectives
PlotDeath, Investigation, Adventures
StyleSpectacular

A policeman dies chasing a serial killer and is reincarnated in another policeman five years later, granted immortality in exchange of never revealing his true identity.

Will (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
PlotLove, Intrigue
PlaceEngland
StyleSpectacular

The wild story of young William Shakespeare's arrival onto the punk-rock theater scene in 16th century London -- the seductive, violent world where his raw talent faced rioting audiences, religious fanatics and raucous side-shows. It's a contemporary version of Shakespeare's life, played to a modern soundtrack that exposes all his recklessness, lustful temptations and brilliance.

Star Wars: Forces of Destiny (2017)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrefantastic, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
CharactersFriends
PlotAdventures
StyleSpectacular

An animated micro-series starring Rey, Jyn Erso, Princess Leia, Ahsoka Tano, and more. Small moments and everyday decisions shape a larger heroic saga.

Day 5 (2016)
CharactersScientists
PlotApocalypse, Investigation
StyleFascinating

After a fortuitous drug bender saves his life, addict Jake ventures out into the quiet streets… unaware that most of the world already died in their beds. Now, battling sleepless fatigue and encroaching delirium, Jake teams with a scrappy teenager, overnight doctor and red-eye pilot to search for answers… and just maybe find a way to sleep again.

Dragons: Race to the Edge (2015)
CharactersDragons
PlotAdventures

Unlock the secrets of the Dragon Eye and come face to face with more dragons than anyone has ever imagined as Hiccup, Toothless and the Dragon Riders soar to the edge of adventure.

A.D. The Bible Continues (2015)
Mark6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration03:48
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric

"A.D. The Bible Continues" picks up where the smash hit miniseries "The Bible" left off, continuing the greatest story ever told and exploring the exciting and inspiring events that followed the Crucifixion of Christ. The immediate aftermath of Christ's death had a massive impact on his disciples, his mother, Mary, and key political and religious leaders of the era, completely altering the entire world in an instant. Beginning at that fateful moment of the Crucifixion and the Resurrection, "A.D. The Bible Continues" will focus on the disciples who had to go forward and spread the teachings of Christ to a world dominated by political unrest, and the start of a whole new religion that would dramatically reshape the history of the world.

Powers (2015)
CharactersSuperhero
PlotSupernatural
StyleSpectacular

Two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the world was full of superheroes who aren't actually heroic at all? What if all that power was just one more excuse for mischief, mayhem, murder, and endorsement deals?

Agent X (2015)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.1)
Genreaction, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:32
PlotPolitics
StyleSpectacular

Hidden from the view of the public - and even from the President - there is a top secret agent who is trained and ready to serve, deployed only at the careful discretion of the Vice President.

The Flash (2014)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersSuperhero, Scientists
PlotTime travel, Adventures
StyleBy comics, Spectacular

After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen guardian angel. Though initially excited by his newfound powers, Barry is shocked to discover he is not the only "meta-human" who was created in the wake of the accelerator explosion -- and not everyone is using their new powers for good. Barry partners with S.T.A.R. Labs and dedicates his life to protect the innocent. For now, only a few close friends and associates know that Barry is literally the fastest man alive, but it won't be long before the world learns what Barry Allen has become...The Flash.

Knights of Sidonia (2014)
CharactersRobots
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular

An alien race called Gauna has destroyed Earth. leaving humanity struggling to survive aboard the spaceship Sidonia. Even though it’s been a century since the last encounter with the Gauna, military service is mandatory. For Nagate Tanikaze, whose grandfather secretly hid him in the forgotten bowels of Sidonia, it’s a strange new world as he’s forced to come to the surface. Yet his recruitment comes just in time, for the Gauna have suddenly reappeared.

Street Fighter Assassin's Fist (2014)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.4)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:21
PlotMartial Arts, Adventures
PlaceJapan
StyleSpectacular

A multi-layered series that looks back to the formative years of Ryu and Ken as they live a traditional warrior's life in secluded Japan. The boys are, unknowingly, the last practitioners of the ancient fighting style known as "Ansatsuken" (Assassin's Fist). The series follows them as they learn about the mysterious past of their master, Goken, and the tragic, dark legacy of the Ansatsuken style. Can their destiny be changed, or will history repeat itself?

Sonic Boom (2014)
CharactersRobots
PlotAdventures
StyleSpectacular

The speedy blue hedgehog gets a new look in this comedy/adventure series that sees him battling a familiar foe with sidekick Tails and pals Knuckles, Amy and Sticks. The gang tries to ward off the evil plans of Dr. Eggman, who is hellbent on taking over the world. Sonic faces regular battles with Eggman's henchmen, including loyal robots Orbot and Cubot, evil interns, and giant, robotic monsters.

Black Bullet (2014)
Mark1 (imdb: 7)
Genrefantastic, action, cartoon, detective
CountryJapan
Duration00:25
PlotSupernatural
PlaceJapan
StyleSpectacular

A near future, where humans have been defeated by the viral parasites named Gastrea. They have been exiled into a small territory and live in despair, side-by-side in terror.In this world trapped in darkness—Rentaro, a boy living near Tokyo and member of the "Civil Security"—an organization specializing in fighting against the Gastrea—is used to accomplishing dangerous tasks. His partner is Enju, a precocious young girl. They fight thanks to their peculiar powers until one day, when they receive a special assignment from the government. This top secret mission is to prevent the destruction of Tokyo...Set in a near future, this thrilling heroic-action story... starts now!

Killer Women (2014)
Markimdb: 6
Genredrama, western
CountryUSA
StyleSpectacular

Of all the notorious lawmen that ever patrolled the violent frontier, none are more storied than ballsy and badass Molly Parker, one of the first women to join the Texas Rangers.

ParadoX (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryGeorgia, Ukraine
Duration00:46
PlotAdventures
TimePost-apocalypse
StyleSpectacular

Young, successful scientist, Irakli who is researching the phenomenon of death, is suddenly struck by family tragedy. After attempting suicide and five month of coma, he wakes up in apocalypse of vampires.

Kill la Kill (2013)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration00:25
CharactersTeenagers
PlotRevenge
StyleSpectacular

The story centers around two fiercely fighting schoolgirls, Ryuuko Matoi and Satsuki Kiryuuin. On a campus ruled by force, a transfer student wielding a Basami sword brings about upheaval.

The Thundermans (2013)
CharactersSuperhero

Meet The Thundermans, a typical suburban family that happens to have astounding superpowers. At the center of the action are the 14-year-old Thunderman twins, who share the same bathroom, the same school, and the same annoying little siblings. Their only difference? The sister is a super student with a super sunny disposition who super looks forward to being a superhero someday, and her twin brother is a super villain.

Axe Cop (2013)
CharactersDinosaurs
StyleFancy

Axe Cop is an animated series based on the webcomic of the same name. It premiered on Fox on July 21, 2013, as a part of the channel's Animation Domination HD programming block. The series aired 6 11-minute episodes in its first season, which will later expand to half-hour episodes should the show be renewed for a second season.

Bravest Warriors (2012)
Mark6 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration00:05
CharactersAliens
PlotTime travel, Adventures
PlaceSpace, Mars

In the year 3085, Chris, Beth, Wallow and Danny, four teenage heroes-for-hire, warp through the universe to save adorable aliens and their worlds using the power of their emotions.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Rise of the Turtles (2012)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, drama, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration00:22
CharactersSuperhero

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Arrow (2012)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersSuperhero

Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.

Jormungand (2012)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.5)
Genreaction, cartoon, military
CountryJapan
Duration10:00
PlotWar
StyleSpectacular

Jonah is a child soldier and the newest bodyguard for Koko, an international arms dealer with an entourage of hired guns. The cold-blooded kid hates Koko’s line of work, but following her into the darkest corners of the black market might be the only way he can find those responsible for his family’s slaughter. Besides, his employer isn’t like most merchants of death. She uses guile and cutthroat tactics to keep her clients armed to the teeth—all while cultivating her own warped plan for the future of world peace. With the CIA desperate for her capture, assassins eager to collect her head, and the potential for every contract to end in ultra-violence, Koko and her comrades in arms bring the boom to every corner of the world.

Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man (2012)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration00:22
CharactersSuperhero
PlotAdventures
StyleAction

While being trained by S.H.I.E.L.D., Spider-Man battles evil with a new team of teen colleagues.

Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:26
TimeFuture

UNSC Cadet Thomas Lasky must conquer his inner fears and join forces with super-soldier John-117 to take down a massive faction of the Covenant.

Robotics;Notes (2012)
PlotAdventures
StyleSpectacular

In 2019, Kaito Yashio and Akiho Senomiya are the sole members of the Robotics Club at Central Tanegashima High School in Kyushu, Japan. Kaito is a laid back student and a skilled gamer who is just trying to help Akiho, his childhood friend. She is an energetic positive-thinking girl who yearns to complete the ongoing project of the club: building a functional replica of Gunvarrel, the main robot of a once popular TV series. As they gather new members and try to assemble the robot, Kaito starts stumbling upon secret reports that might reveal a conspiracy of large proportions. Unaware of what he is actually dealing with, Kaito little by little starts discovering clues laid by the mysterious Ko Kimijima.

Conspiracy 365 (2012)
Mark10
Genreaction, thriller, drama, family
CountryAustralia
Duration00:49

Conspiracy 365 is a 12-part Australian television miniseries based on the novels written by Gabrielle Lord. Produced by Circa Media for Family Movie Channel, the series screened from January 2012. The series is based on a series of books written by Gabrielle Lord. It follows the adventures of Callum Ormond, a 15 year old who is forced to become a fugitive as he searches for the truth behind the death of a family member. The book series is in 14 installments, telling the story from January to December, and then Callum's story following the twelfth installment and Winter's story following Callum's. The television series screens in 12 one hour episodes throughout the year, one episode each month. It is supported by an interactive website with games, puzzles, photographs, behind the scene photographs and information, messages and videos from the characters. The series airs exclusively to FMC on the first Saturday of every month in 2012, and the following day the episode is available to download on iTunes or rent from BigPond Movies. Previous episodes are already available for download or rent online. Viewers can sign up to iTunes for a complete season pass download to own all 12 episodes.

Falling Skies (2011)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens
PlotAlien invasion, Apocalypse
StyleSpectacular

Falling Skies opens in the chaotic aftermath of an alien attack that has left most of the world completely incapacitated. In the six months since the initial invasion, the few survivors have banded together outside major cities to begin the difficult task of fighting back. Each day is a test of survival as citizen soldiers work to protect the people in their care while also engaging in an insurgency campaign against the occupying alien force.

Moby Dick (2011)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama, adventure
CountryGermany, Austria
Duration03:04
PlotAdventures, Revenge, Martial Arts
PlaceShips, Sea
StyleSpectacular

The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain's self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick. This is a TV series starring William Hurt, Ethan Hawke, and Charlie Cox.

The Cape (2011)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersSuperhero
StyleSpectacular

"The Cape" is a drama series following Vince Faraday, an honest cop on a corrupt police force, who finds himself framed for a series of murders and presumed dead. He is forced into hiding, leaving behind his wife Dana and son, Trip. Fueled by a desire to reunite with his family and to battle the criminal forces that have overtaken Palm City, Vince Faraday becomes "The Cape" - his son's favorite comic book superhero - and takes the law into his own hands.

Young Justice (2010)
Mark4 (imdb: 8.7)
Genrefantastic, action, melodrama, drama, adventure, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration00:22
CharactersSuperhero
PlotAdventures

Teenage superheroes strive to prove themselves as members of the Justice League.

Strike Back (2010)
Mark8 (imdb: 8.2)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:46
CharactersSoldier

The series follows John Porter, a former British Special Forces soldier, who is drafted back into service by Section 20, a fictional branch of the Secret Intelligence Service.

The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrefantastic, drama, family
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:28
CharactersAliens
PlotAdventures
StyleSpectacular

The Sarah Jane Adventures is a British science fiction television series, produced by BBC Cymru Wales for CBBC, created by Russell T Davies and starring Elisabeth Sladen. The programme is a spin-off of the long-running BBC science fiction programme Doctor Who and focuses on the adventures of Sarah Jane Smith, a middle-aged investigative journalist who, in her youth, had numerous adventures across time and space. The series debuted on BBC One with a 60-minute special, entitled "Invasion of the Bane", on 1 January 2007. A full series of ten 25-minute episodes followed, beginning on 24 September 2007. The first series consisted of five two-part stories, and a second series, comprising six two-part stories, began airing on 29 September 2008. A third series, once again comprising six two-part stories to make a total of twelve episodes, with Russell T Davies serving as executive producer, aired from 15 October 2009 to 20 November 2009. The fourth series aired from 11 October 2010. An episode of another spin-off series, Sarah Jane's Alien Files, was shown immediately after each of the first episodes of the stories. Filming for three of six two-part serials planned for the fifth series was completed prior to Elisabeth Sladen's death on 19 April 2011. Although some UK media, including the Sun, reported in early May 2011 that production of the series was to continue, the BBC has stated explicitly that no further episodes will be filmed. The fifth series was broadcast starting 3 October 2011 on Mondays and Tuesdays. It finished just two weeks later on 18 October 2011.

Doctor Who (2005)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 8.6)
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:43
PlotTime travel, Adventures, Time machine

The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor saves planets for a living – more of a hobby actually, and he's very, very good at it. He's saved us from alien menaces and evil from before time began – but just who is he?

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