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Umbrella Academy Season One Recap Podcast

July 24, 2020

Before Season 2 arrives on the 31st of July join us for our Umbrella Academy Season 1 Recap. We go spoiler filled on all the big moments of the first season. Umbrella Academy Season 1 Cast Number 1 - Space/Luther played by Tom HopperNumber 2 - Diego played by David CastañedaNumber 3 - Rumour/Allison - Emmy Raver-LampmanNumber 4 - Klaus Played by Robert SheehanNumber 5 - Five Played by Aidan GallagherNumber 6 - Ben/The Horror played by Justin H. MinNumber 7 - Vanya played by Ellen Page Cha - Cha played by Mary J. BligeHazel played by Cameron BrittonPogo voiced by Adam GodleyThe Handler played by Kate WalshSir Reginald Hargreeves played by Colm FeoreMom/Grace played by Jordan Claire RobbinsLeonard Peabody played by John Magaro Umbrella Academy Season 1 Recap On October 1st 1989, in an inexplicable worldwide event, forty-three extraordinary children were spontaneously born by women who'd previously shown no signs of pregnancy. Eccentric billionaire inventor Reginald Hargreeves adopted seven of the children; when asked why, his only explanation was, "To save the world." These seven children form The Umbrella Academy, a dysfunctional family of superheroes with bizarre powers. Their leader Number 1 (Luther) was fused with ape DNA to save his life, he was sent to the moon alone on a secret mission but returned to lead when their father died. Number 2 (Diego) can bend his weapons in any direction and uses it to fight crime around the city. When his former girlfriend Detective Patch is murdered, the police he once worked with Turn on him. But Diego wants to avenge her death. Number 3 (Allison) has used her ability to make any rumour come true to become a famous actress but when her husband catches her using her powers to control their child he files for divorce. Allison returns to the family and reconnects with her previous crush Number 1. Number 4 (Klaus) is plagued by dead people, he sees them all the time, he uses every drug available to him to quell the voices in his head but when he meets his true love, Dave, on a mistaken excursion back in time to Vietnam he returns broken hearted. Number five left before they all got names. He was testing his teleportation powers and got stuck in the future after the world ended. Unable to return he took a job with “The Handler” as a temporal assassin, travelling through time to kill people through history that will disrupt the timeline. When he breaks free of his mission in order to save the world, “The Company” sends two hitmen, Cha-Cha and Hazel, through time to kill him. Number Six (Ben) died mysteriously before the academy broke up but he is tethered to his ghost whispering brother Klaus and doomed to watch him spiral into addiction. Number Seven (Vanya) isn’t special, not special at all. Only she’s the most powerful of the group. When Professor Hargreeves discovers how powerful she is he forces Allison to hide Vanya’s powers from her completely. When Vanya meets Leopold Peabody she finally learns to believe in herself and finds out all about her powers. She can channel sound into powerful shockwaves. But Leopold’s motives are his own, he was born on the same day as the Seven but had no powers and an abusive father who pushed him to patricide. When confronted by the team Vanya lashes out at her sister, slitting her vocal chords and removing her ability to influence anyone else. But when Vanya learns of Leopold’s plot she destroys him for his betrayal and hunts down the rest of her family and destroys their home.As the team tracks down Vanya, assassin’s Hazel and Cha-Cha end their relationship. Hazel ran off with his doughnut dealing girlfriend Agnes and Diego confronted Cha-Cha for murdering Inspector Patch. Diego lets her live but it might not be a long life. The siblings end Vanya’s cataclysmic performance by knocking her out, but Vanya’s destructive force is deflected at the moon, sending meteors back to destroy the planet creating the ... neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.