On Thursday, Netflix, Constantin Film, and the producer and EP Andrew Dabb(Supernatural) promised viewers that their live-action series take on Capcom''s "Resident Evil" video game franchise will be released. And guess what? The characters include Lance Reddick, Tamara Smart, and Ella Balinska, who are both staring. This is where the series gets a chance to show fans if it''s worth it.
Here''s a look at what''s to come when Netflix''s Resident Evil infects our screens this summer (and get ready to get 1971''s "I''d Like to Teach the World to Sing (In Perfect Harmony)" stuck in your head:
The series kicks off with "Welcome to New Raccoon City," which gives us a bit of a Locke & Key/Stranger Things perspective: "When the Wesker kids move to New Raccoon City, the secrets they uncover might just be the end of everything." Resident Evil, a new live-action series based on Capcom''s legendary survival horror franchise, will be coming to Netflix, as you''ll see from these following descriptions previously.
As the adolescence begins, fourteen-year-old sisters Jade and Billie Wesker are moved to New Raccoon City. A manufactured, corporate town, forced on them right. However, the more they realize that the town is more than it seems, and their father may be concealing dark secrets in the future. Secrets that might destroy the world.
Cut to the 2036 timeline, with less than a decade to come: there are less than fifteen million people left on Earth, and more than six billion monsters people and animals infected with the T-virus. Jade, now thirty, struggles to survive in this New World, while her past secrets about her sister, her father, and herself continue to haunt her.
Mary Leah Sutton (The Following, Tell Me A Story) co-writes and serves as an executive producer, as well as Robert Kulzer and Oliver Berben of Constantin Film, with Constantin Film CEO Martin Moszkowicz producing.
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