Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Syfy Announces Premiere Dates for 'Incorporated,' 'Channel Zero: Candle Cove,' 'Aftermath' & 'Z Nation'

During its presentation at the Television Critics Association's summer press tour, Syfy announced fall premiere dates for dramas Incorporated, Channel Zero: Candle Cove, Aftermath and Z Nation.

The 13-episode first season of new drama Incorporate will premiere on Wednesday, November 30 at 9/8c.

Set in a near future where corporations have unlimited power, Incorporated centers around Ben Larson, a young executive who conceals his true identity to infiltrate a very dangerous corporate world to save the woman he loves. But he'll soon learn that he's not the only one whose secrets may have deadly consequences.

The drama stars Sean Teale, Allison Miller, Denyse Tontz, Eddie Ramos, David Hewlett, Ian Tracey, Dennis Haysbert and Julia Ormond.

David & Alex Pastor wrote and the directed the pilot. Ted Humphrey will serve as showrunner on the first season, with Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Todd also executive producing. Margaret Chernin is a co-producer. CBS Television Studios, Universal Cable Productions and Peal Street Films will produce.

The third season of Z Nation will begin with a two-hour premiere on Friday, September 16 at 9/8c.

In the new season, Lt. Warren (Kellita Smith) and her group are taken prisoner by a new foe. Meanwhile, Murphy (Keith Allen), the only known survivor of the zombie plague, wants to create a race of human-zombie "blends," while Warren's group is determined to stop him.

The cast also includes DJ Qualls, Anastasia Baranova, Russell Hodgkinson, Nat Zang, Joseph Gatt, Emilio Rivera and Matt CedeƱo.

The six-episode first season of new anthology series Channel Zero: Candle Cove will debut on Tuesday, September 27 at 9/8c.

Based on an unnerving tale written by Kris Straub which gained notoriety online as a popular "creepypasta" (user-generated horror stories that are published and passed around the Internet). Candle Cove: Candle Cove centers on one man's obsessive recollections of a mysterious children's television program from the 1980s - and his ever-growing suspicions about the role it might have played in a series of nightmarish and deadly events from his childhood.

The first season stars Paul Schneider, Fiona Shaw, Shaun Benson, Natalie Brown and Luisa D'Oliveira. 

Nick Antosca wrote the pilot and will serve as executive producer alongside Max Landis.

The 13-episode first season of Aftermath will premiere on Tuesday, September 27 at 10/9c.

Aftermath focuses on the Copeland family who battle for survival after civilization comes to an apocalyptic end. They're faced with both plague and the rise of supernatural creatures.

The drama stars James Tupper, Anne Heche, Julie Sarah Stone, Levi Meaden and Taylor Hickson.

The drama was created by William Laurin and Glenn Davis. They will executive produce with Noreen Halpern and Julie Hope. Suzanne Berger and Connie Dolphin will serve as producers. Halfire Entertainment and Universal Cable Productions will produce.