Streaming giant Netflix has announced a new live-action RESIDENT EVIL series headed to the service this July! Coming from showrunner/writer/EP Andrew Dabb and Constantin Film. The 8 X 1 hour episodes will debut on the service beginning July 14th. Get more details down below.
From The Press Release
EVIL HAS EVOLVED.
RESIDENT EVIL, the first live-action series, will redefine the legendary horror franchise for Netflix on July 14.
Logline: Year 2036 – 14 years after a deadly virus caused a global apocalypse, Jade Wesker fights for survival in a world overrun by the blood-thirsty infected and insane creatures. In this absolute carnage, Jade is haunted by her past in New Raccoon City, by her father’s chilling connections to the Umbrella Corporation but mostly by what happened to her sister, Billie.
SERIES LAUNCH DATE: July 14
SHOWRUNNER/EXECUTIVE PRODUCER/WRITER: Andrew Dabb (Supernatural)
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER / WRITER: Mary Leah Sutton
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Robert Kulzer and Oliver Berben of Constantin Film
PRODUCER: Constantin Film CEO Martin Moszkowicz
STUDIO: Constantin Film
FORMAT: 8 x 1 Hour episodes
Lance Reddick (he/him) as ALBERT WESKER
Ella Balinska (she/her)
Tamara Smart (she/her)
Siena Agudong (she/her)
Adeline Rudolph (she/her)
Paola Nuñez (she/her)
ADDITIONAL CAST WILL INCLUDE:
Ahad Raza Mir (he/him)
Connor Gossatti (he/him)
Turlough Convery (he/him)