Netflix have acquired the global rights (outside of USA and China) for an upcoming futuristic action thriller “Snowpiercer” based on the 2013 movie of the same name by “Okja”-creator Bong Joon-Ho. Oscar winner Jennifer Connelly and Tony Award winner Daveed Diggs star in the series which will air on TNT in the USA. Netflix will stream the series globally (excluding USA and China).
Set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, Snowpiercer centers on the remnants of humanity, who inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting television adaptation. The series is based on the acclaimed movie of the same name.