After the bittersweet end in which the franchise starring Milla Jovovich derived, the horror video game refuses to die. resident Evil He already returned last year with a new movie, but Netflix also has a television series in mind that already has a release date. It will be during the next summer when the ravages of the T virus infect a whole new generation through the streaming.
It was since 2020 when the platform announced the creation of a new audiovisual based on Capcom video games. Since then it was said that the season (first?) would consist of eight episodes and would have two narrative lines, located in two different periods of time.
In the first one, teenage sisters Jade and Billie Wesker move to a mysterious corporate town called New Raccoon City. As they spend more time there, they soon discover that there is much more to the place than meets the eye and that his father hides dark secrets that could destroy the world.
The second story is set years in the future where only 15 million people are the survivors of more than 6 billion monsters conceived by people and animals infected with the T virus. Jade, now thirty years old, fights for survive in a new world where she is haunted by the secrets of her past about her father, her sister and herself.
However, the ever closer release of resident Evil allows us to know more details. For example the official synopsis of the series:
“Year 2036: 14 years after a deadly virus caused a global apocalypse, Jade Wesker struggles to survive in a world overrun by bloodthirsty, insane and infected creatures. In this all-out carnage, Jade is haunted by her past in New Raccoon City, by her father’s chilling connections to the Umbrella Corporation, but most of all by what happened to her sister Billie.
Cast and crew behind the series
The new one resident Evil It will come with two advantages. A director who participated in the series about zombies The Walking Dead; and a showrunner who already has experience in creating successful series on supernatural themes (Supernatural). Andrew Dabb is the aforementioned producer under whose vision the show will be conducted. While Bronwen Hughes will also contribute as a producer, but above all she will direct the first two episodes.
The cast is also a conglomeration of interesting faces. It is made up of Lance Reddick, Ella Balinska, Tamara Smart, Siena Agudong, Adeline Rudolph and the Mexican Paola Núñez. A few months ago a photograph had already been revealed showing the main cast just before the recordings began.
While waiting for an official trailer, we can only imagine their faces in an apocalyptic world plagued by monsters.
release date of resident Evil
The series is scheduled to premiere on July 14. It is still unknown if all the episodes of their season will land on such a day. Or if the traditional procedure of a television series will be followed, where a chapter will be revealed week by week.
Series posters resident Evil
The entry Resident Evil: release date, poster and everything about the Netflix series was first published in Cine PREMIERE.