The characters of SyFy's Superman prequel show Krypton have reportedly been revealed in a cast list from TVLine.
According to the list, the characters are mostly members of the El and Zod families - two names that should carry a lot of weight for Superman fans. Here's the list of characters:
Seg-El -Superman's grandfather, in his 20's at the time of Krypton, is the show's lead. Seg-El previously appeared in comic books in Starman #51.
Val-El - Seg's grandfather and Superman's great, great grandfather, who is a pioneer in space travel who escapes death by entering the Phantom Zone.
Ter-El - Seg's father and Superman's great grandfather. His role is still unknown.
Lyta Zod - A reluctant warrior in her 20's and a presumptive ancestor to Superman's arch-enemy.
Alura Zod - Lyta's mom, who shares her first name with Supergirl's mother.
Dev-Em - Described in the report as a "Kryptonian bad boy" in his 20's, Dev-Em appeared in comic books as an enemy of Superboy before also allying himself with the Legion of Super-Heroes.
No casting for these characters or premiere date for Krypton has been revealed.