Showrunners Scott Thomas and Jed Elinoff are bringing us a new zombie-apocalyptic series “Day of the Dead” , inspired by George A. Romero’s zombie universe, which first brought the shambling undead to life in 1968’s Night of the Living Dead. So far, here’s what www.tvacute.com/ know. Day of the Dead was released in 1985 and was assumed to be the third and final installment in Romero’s zombie film saga for 20 years. Check out the first trailer and poster for SYFY’s Day of the Dead below.
Day of the Dead Season 1 Release Date
The 10-episode series is billed as the ultimate love letter to the godfather of zombies, George A. Romero. 4 of the episodes were directed by Steven Kostanski. Day of the Dead Premieres October 15 @ 10 PM ET/PT
The film Day of the Dead follows a group of strangers as they attempt to survive the first 24 hours of a zombie invasion in their small, war-torn town.
Day of the Dead Cast: Keenan Tracey as Cam McDermott, Daniel Doheny as Luke Bowman, Natalie Malaika as Lauren Howell, Morgan Holmstrom as Sarah Blackwood, Kristy Dawn Dinsmore as Amy.
Day of the Dead is executive produced by Stan Spry, Jeff Holland, and Drew Brown. It is written by showrunners Elinoff and Thomas.