The Chosen One Season 1 Preview: Release Date, Time, & Where To Watch

The Chosen One Season 1

The Chosen One, also known as El Elegido, is an upcoming fantasy TV series based on the comic book American Jesus by Mark Millar and Peter Gross.

The show follows the journey of a boy who discovers he has the abilities of Jesus Christ and is destined to confront the Antichrist. Unlike the source material, the show takes place in Mexico rather than the United States. 

If you’ve been following The Chosen One, you may be curious to find out when this new crime series is releasing. Well, wonder no more!

Here is everything you need to know about The Chosen One, including its release date, time and where you can watch this.

What is The Chosen One about?

The Chosen One follows the story of Jodie, a twelve-year-old boy in Baja California who suddenly discovers he has Jesus-like powers. Jodi learns that he can turn water into wine, make the crippled walk, and, perhaps, even raise the dead!

As the Evangelical and the Yaquí leaders in town try to get him to use his powers to save mankind, all Jodie wants to do is impress the girl he likes and stand up to his bullies. As Jodie struggles and eventually comes to terms with his destiny, everything gets thrown through a loop when he discovers the truth about his identity.

Where Can I Watch The Chosen One?

The Chosen One will be available to watch globally on the streaming platform Netflix. As this is an original series, this is the only place you’re going to be able to watch this one.

Expect the show to originally air in Spanish with dubs and subtitles in multiple languages.  

The Chosen One Release Date

The Chosen One will release globally on Wednesday 16th August at 12:00 am (PT) / 3:00 am (ET). Expect all episodes of the show to drop at the same time and each episode of The Chosen One to have a run-time of around 48 minutes.

How Many Episodes Will The Chosen One Have?

The Chosen One is expected to drop with 6 episodes, which will all release on the same day. The show will see actors Bobby Luhnow as Jodie as well as others like Dianna Agron, Lilith Amelie Siordia Mejia, Juan Fernando González Anguamea, Jorge Javier Arballo Osornio and Alberto Pérez-Jácome Kenna making up the cast list.

Is There A Trailer For The Chosen One?

There is indeed! You can find a trailer for Netflix’s The Chosen One below:


What do you hope to see as the series progresses? What are you most excited to see with The Chosen One? Let us know in the comments below!

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