“The Powerpuff Girls” Series Casts Chloe Bennet, Dove Cameron, Yana Perrault

Screenshot from "The Powerpuff Girls"

The Powerpuff Girls live-action series has found its leading ladies or shall we say girls—Chloe Bennet, Dove Cameron, and Yana Perrault will be starring in the show.

The series was announced as being in development back in August. Based on the Cartoon Network series created by Craig McCracken, the new series will feature the superheroes as disillusioned twentysomethings who resent having to have spent their childhood fighting crime. But now that the world needs them more than ever. Will they step up to the challenge?

Bennet will play Blossom, Cameron will play Bubbles, and Perrault will play Buttercup. Bennet and Cameron previously appeared in Agents of  S.H.I.E.L.D as enemies, but this time they’ll be playing allies.

Cameron is known for her Disney roles starring in Liv and Maddie, for which she won a Daytime Emmy, and in Descendants.

The show is written by Diablo Cody and Heather Regnier and directed by Maggie Kiley. Executive producing are Cody Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, and David Madden with Erika Kennair producing.