The adaptation of science fiction and horror story ‘Nightflyers’ by George R.R. Martin, author of ‘Game of Thrones’, won a new teaser and had its debut data confirmed. SyFy will display the series on December 2, 2018 in the USA
This serie, unlike Game of Thrones, happens in a futuristic reality. On the eve of the destruction of planet Earth, an explorer’s journey travels through the galaxy’s most advanced vehicle, The Nightflyers, in a quest to interweave a mysterious alien ship that may hold a key to ensuring mankind’s survival. AS soon as they approached the ship the tripulation discovers that misterious forces and even their minds are working against them.
Jodie Turner-Smith, of The Last Ship, takes on the role of the protagonist Melantha Jhirl, a genetically improved human borned to be bigger, faster, smarter and stronger than any human being.
The cast also includes Gretchen Mol (Boardwalk Empire) as Dr. Agatha Matheson, Eoin Macken as Karl D’Branin, David Ajala (Fast and Furious, 6) as Roy Eris, Sam Strike (Leatherface) as Thale, Maya Eshet (Teen Wolf) as Lommie, Angus Sampson (Fargo) as Rowan and Brían F. O’Byrne (FlashForward) as Auggie.
Robert Jaffe, who produced and wrote a film adaptation of the story in 1987, is in this new project as a producer.