Last January, the behemoth of streaming Netflix confirmed to be working on a series based on the popular franchise horror Resident Evil.
The German company Constantin Filmalready responsible for the series on the big screen, you would be in charge of the production of the show.
Now, unfortunately, came a bad news: due to the emergency coronavirus, it was decided to block the production of the show until further notice.
In spite of the filming of the series were set in south Africa in the period that went between June and October 2020, Netflix and Constantin Film have decided to postpone the work. When you do not know the new programs, waiting for the crisis Covid-19 it will be resolved.
The confirmation came from the head of the house of German production, Martin Moszkowiczin the course of a long interview with Deadline.
According to the little information released until now, the series will consist of 8 episodes and will be detached from the film, with Milla Jovovich, going to expand the universe of Resident Evil, and between the origins of the Umbrella Corporation and T-Virus.
In February 2020, were in each case identified the first details leak the plot of the series:
The city of Clearfield, MD for a long time, it is under the shadow of three giants that are apparently not related to each other – the Umbrella Corporation, the not yet active in the Greenwood Asylum and Washington DC. Today, twenty-six years after the discovery of the T-Virus, the secrets held by all three will begin to be revealed, with the first signs of the epidemic.
Let us also remember that tomorrow, April 3, will be the Day One of Resident Evil 3the remake of the classic 1999 that will see Jill Valentine in the socket with the infection in Raccoon City. You can find the details in our dedicated card.