Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Netflix Gives Series Order to Drama 'Grendel' Starring Abubakr Ali

Netflix has today given a series order to the original drama series Grendel based on the Dark Horse comic books of the same name. The first season will produce 8 episodes.

The drama will follow Hunter Rose, a gifted fencer, writer and assassin. Seeking to avenge the death of a lost love, he goes to war with New York's criminal underworld, only to realize... why beat them, when you can join them?

The cast will feature Abubakr Ali, Jaime Ray Newman, Julian Black Antelope, Madeline Zima, Kevin Corrigan, Emma Ho, Erik Palladino, Brittany Allen and Andy Mientus.

Andrew Dabb (Resident Evil, Supernatural) developed the drama. He will executive produce with Mike Richardson, Keith Goldberg, Chris Tongue and comic creator Matt Wagner. Dark Horse Entertainment will produce.