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The Boys Age Rating and Parents Guide

The TV Series The Boys is an American superhero streaming television series created by Eric Kripke, and here in this article below, you will get to know about The Boys parents guide, age rating, release date, and cast.

Before letting your kids to watch the series it is important for the parents to read about The Boys age rating and The Boys Parents Guide to know more about the shown content in the film, keep reading the article.

Official Poster and Details

The Boys Season 3 release date: June 3, 2022

The Boys Age Rating 2020 - TV Show official Poster Netflix Images and Wallpapers
The Boys age rating tv show
Series Name

The Boys

Genre Superhero, Thriller, Black comedy, Drama
Creator Eric Kripke
Production companies Sony Pictures Television, Original Film,  Amazon Studios, Original Film
Distributors Amazon Studios
Release Date June 3, 2022 (SEASON 3)
Runtime 55-68 mins
Season 3
Episodes 24
Country United States
Language English
Official website Amazon Prime Video [WATCH NOW]

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The storyline of The Boys season 1 focuses on Billy Butcher and his team’s mission on befitting the super-powered Seven in check. Butcher has long been cagey of superheroes and suspects that Homelander, the baton of the Seven, is abaft the dematerialization of his wife, Becca

The Boys Age Rating

The Boys age rating is TV-MA for sex, violence, and language.

TV-MA Rated means Mature Adults Only. Program-rated TV-MA is intended to be viewed by mature, adult audiences and may be unsuitable for children under 17. Contains content that is unsuitable for children. Children Under 17 Requires Accompanying Parent or Adult Guardian.

The Boys Parents guide | Why The Boys Rated TV-MA?

  • The Boys rated TV-MA for sex, violence, and language.
  • The whole show is incredibly violent and explicit.
  • Lots of gore and intense moments throughout most episodes.
  • Despite its darkly comedic nature, the show is very emotional and sad at times.

The Boys Season 1 Parents Guide


  • There is graphic sexual content and nudity.
  • Verbal sexual references are there.
  • Graphic male nudity and female breast nudity.
  • The show contains multiple s3x scenes, 2 scenes of p0rn.
  • Almost every episodes include a graphic s3x scene.
  • In a scene, two men were about to rape a woman but a superhero comes and kills them.


  • The entire show contains a lot of violent scenes with blood and gore throughout.
  • Tons of blood and gore are shown in a scene when a woman accidentally killed a man when they were having s3x and she was sitting on his face and his face crushed out, we see his split-open head in multiple with brains poured all over the place.
  • A baby killed three men with his laser eyes, he cut them in half, a lot of blood and gore is there and viscera spraying everywhere.
  • A bunch of people is killed in various scenes and all of them are graphic and disturbing.

The Boys Season 2 Parents Guide


  • A naked woman with her bare buttocks.
  • Sex scene with thrusting and moaning.
  • A woman gets sexually assaulted by a superhero.
  • As the show progresses the sexual content becomes less frequent but more graphic.


  • Season 2 is much more violent than Season 1.
  • Brutal violence is shown.
  • A man’s bloody arm is shown.
  • A man lets another man slice his arm off.
  • A man’s head is slammed and blood spurts.
  • A lot of people’s heads explode throughout with extremely bloody results.


  • Strong language is used throughout the series.
  • Every single episode includes profanity.
  • F*ck, c*nt, shit, a*8hole, tw@t, bitch, d!ck are all said repeatedly.


  • Some drug usage is shown.
  • A character injects herself with a drug.
  • Implied drug use.
  • A drug called Compound V had been used on babies, to get powers.

The Boys Season 3 Parents Guide

  • Many people explode, a lot of blood is shown.
  • Sexual content.

The Boys Wallpaper and Images

The Boys Age Rating 2020 - TV Show Netflix Poster Images and Wallpaper
The Boys Age Rating 2020 – TV Show Poster Images and Wallpapers

 Who is in the cast of The Boys?

The TV Series casting includes Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Antony Starr, Erin Moriarty, Dominique McElligott, Jessie T. Usher, Laz Alonso, Chace Crawfordand others. In this Series, Karl Urban plays the role of William “Billy” Butcher. While Jack Quaid features Hugh “Hughie” Campbell. And Antony Starr comes as  John / Homelander. Furthermore, Erin Moriarty stars as  Annie January / Starlight.

The Boys Season 3 Official Trailer

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Know about The Boys Parents guide. Why do The Boys receive this age rating? Read the complete information here about The Boys ratings in the UK, US, Australia, Canada, Ireland, Switzerland, and overseas.

The Boys 2020 rating 18 in the United Kingdom and TV-MA in the United States and overseas. In addition, it is rated 16 in Canada, R18+ in Australia, and 16 in France. Other ratings include 18 in Brazil, 18 in South Korea, 16 in Spain, and 16 in the Netherlands. Also, 16 in Germany. This includes the age rating of  The Boys in the US, UK, NZ, Ireland, Canada, Singapore, etc…

In fact, the age rating is fixed by MPAA( Motion Picture Association of America film rating system),  BBFC (British Board of Film Classification), and Commons sense, TV Parental Guidelines (A television content rating system in the United States).

The Boys

Director: Eric Kripke

Date Created: 2022-06-03 10:21

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