Netflix have announced some details about an upcoming sci-fi crime drama that is coming to Netflix: “Wu Assassins”. The 10-episode series is set in San Francisco’s Chinatown and will star Iko Uwais as Kai Jin, an aspiring chef who becomes the latest and last Wu Assassin, chosen to round up the powers of an ancient triad and restore balance once again.
Kuwais is a multi-talented actor, martial artist and fight choreographer that has been involved with various movies such as “The Raid”, “Mile 22 and “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and he will also will serve as producer and lead martial arts choreographer and stunt coordinator.
The series also stars Byron Mann (“Altered Carbon”) as Uncle Six with more cast to be announced.
“Wu Assassins” is written and executive produced by John Wirth (“Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles”, “Falling Skies”) and will be executive produced by Chad Oakes (“Fargo”), Mike Frislev (“Fargo”) and Tony Krantz of Flame Ventures (“24”).