Many were heartbroken after Syfy delivered the devastating news that the fan-favorite series Z Nation would not be returning for another season on the network ending the shows run after 5 seasons. While loyal fans began to fight and petition for another network to save their beloved series, a prequel to the popular zombie show was in the works at Netflix. Earlier this week, the first trailer for the Z Nation prequel titled Black Summer premiered, and it looks absolutely incredible.
The synopsis for the new Netflix series says, “a prequel set in the Z Nation universe, Black Summer is a new series introducing all new characters from every walk of life. Jamie King (Hart of Dixie) stars as a mother, torn from her daughter, who embarks upon a harrowing journey, stopping at nothing to find her. Thrust alongside a small group of American refugees, she must brave a hostile new world and make brutal decisions during the most deadly summer of a zombie apocalypse.”
Fans of the original series, and of zombie-themed cinema and shows everywhere, are going to want to check out this new show. Check out the chilling first trailer below.
Black Summer season 1 is set to run for 8 episodes on the streaming giant. The series will premiere on Netflix starting April 11, 2019.
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