Wednesday, June 19, 2024

“Earth Abides”

“Earth Abides” is the upcoming six-episode live-action science fiction TV series from creator Todd Komarnicki, to be directed by Bronwen Hughes, based on the award-winning 1949 novel by George R. Stewart, starring Alexander Ludwig, with a production start in Vancouver for streaming on MGM+ :

“…when a plague of unprecedented virulence sweeps the globe, the human race is all but wiped out. 

In the aftermath, as the great machine of civilization slowly and inexorably breaks down, only a few shattered survivors remain to struggle against the slide into extinction.  

’Ish’ is a brilliant but solitary young geologist living a semi-isolated life who awakens from a coma only to find that there is no one left alive but him. 

“A plague of unprecedented virulence has swept the globe, with a few scattered survivors.

His journey is to learn the difference between sanctuary and survival and to open his heart to love if he is ever to find meaning in his life…

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