Netflix has renewed their zombie-fueled Original series “Black Summer” for a second series. The 8-episode second season will begin production in Alberta, Canada in 2020. Returning cast includes Jaime King as Rose; Justin Chu Cary as Spears; Christine Lee as Kyungsun with additional cast to be announced at a later date. The series is a prequel spin-off from SyFy’s “Z-Nation” and is created by Karl Schaefer and John Hyams who created the original series.
Set in the dark, early days of a zombie apocalypse, BLACK SUMMER stars Jaime King as Rose, a mother torn from her daughter who embarks upon a harrowing journey to find her. Thrust alongside a small group of American refugees, these complete strangers must find the strength they need to fight their way back to loved ones. But in order for Rose and her team to brave this hostile new world, they will need to make brutal decisions to contend with zombies – and each other.
A mother, torn from her daughter 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.