The Walking Dead Manufacturers to Create Pre-Apocalyptic Korean Drama SeriesSylphid February 25, 2016 0 Skybound Entertainment, the corporateat the back of the hit cable display The Walking Dead has announced that they are going to exist partnering with Viki to produce a pre-apocalyptic Korean drama series Five Year.
Based on an usualtaleby capacity of The Walking Dead author Robert Kirkman, the tale follows a circle of relatives living below the danger of a dangerous meteor headed toward Earth.
Five Year might be shot as a Korean drama with a nativeforged and crew. It will debut in Korea on broadcast tv and be to be hadinternational on Viki. The first season is expected to have 16 episodes with filming starting this year. The series will take position over the process five years with five seasons planned.
“This has been a narrative I have sought afterto inform for rather some time, yet David Alpert, president and co-founder of Skybound Entertainment and I wishedto be sure ITdiscovered a correcthouse where it would grow and breathe creatively. Having a look at what Viki has done in no longersimplest the dramatic series space, but remodelingthe manneraudience consume and translate media, we knew instantly ‘Five Year’ had found its home,” acknowledged Robert Kirkman, CEO and co-founder of Skybound Entertainment
“In many ways, Viki and Skybound constitute the long term of global entertainment, specifically amongst Hollywood-Asia collaborations and VOD platforms like Viki leading distribution and fan-building,” said Tammy H. Nam, CEO of Viki.
“We’re extremely joyful to be operating with the creators and executive producers of one of the vitalmost neatly liked TV series of all time. The truth that David and Robert needed to make ‘Five Year’ as a K-drama is a testomony to the big global repute and quality of Asian programming.”
Five-Year will be the 2d one original series co-produced by Viki. “Dramaworld,” a 10-episode miniseries set in Los Angeles and Korea with a multinational cast and crew, will debut on Sunday April 17.
Related Tags DramaworldFive-YearVikiPost NavigationOld Story“Infinite Challenge” Contributorsto offer One-on-One Counseling for Viewers
You are viewing the newest post