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Black Summer 

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In the dark, early days of a zombie apocalypse, complete strangers band together to find the strength they need to survive and get back to loved ones.
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Series cast summary:
Jaime King ...  Rose 7 episodes, 2019
Justin Chu Cary ...  Spears 7 episodes, 2019
Christine Lee ...  Kyungsun / ... 7 episodes, 2019
Sal Velez Jr. ...  William Velez 7 episodes, 2019
Kelsey Flower ...  Lance 7 episodes, 2019
Erika Hau ...  Carmen 6 episodes, 2019
Gwynyth Walsh ...  Barbara 4 episodes, 2019
Edsson Morales ...  Manny 4 episodes, 2019
Nyren B. Evelyn ...  Earl 4 episodes, 2019
Mustafa Alabssi Mustafa Alabssi ...  Ryan 3 episodes, 2019
Stafford Perry Stafford Perry ...  Phil 3 episodes, 2019
Nathaniel Arcand ...  Governale 3 episodes, 2019
Tom Carey ...  Bronk 3 episodes, 2019
Zoe Marlett ...  Anna 3 episodes, 2019
Aidan Fink ...  Leader 2 episodes, 2019
Brad Pajot ...  Survivalist 2 episodes, 2019
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A mother, torn from her daughter, embarks upon a harrowing journey, stopping at nothing to find her. Thrust alongside a small group of American refugees, she must brave a hostile new world and make brutal decisions during the most deadly summer of a zombie apocalypse. Written by ahmetkozan

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zombie | death | summer | black | panic | See All (8) »


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Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2019 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Beiseker, Alberta, Canada See more »

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Black Summer was filmed in and around Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Some of the sets include the 1988 Winter Olympic Games facilities, Calgary Tower, and the Queen Elizabeth School. Other Alberta filming locations include the River Avenue Bridge over the Bow River in Cochrane and the rural towns of Irricana and Beiseker. In contrast, the show's sequel, Z Nation, was filmed in Spokane, Washington. See more »

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Good So Far
11 April 2019 | by kmfdmsucksSee all my reviews

I was a bit worried that Black Summer was going to be a bit campy like Z Nation was, but, it's definitely more serious in tone. For those unfamiliar, Black Summer is a prequel to Syfy's (cancelled) zombie drama called "Z Nation". Black Summer itself is a catastrophic event where civilization completely fell (due to starvation, dehydration and disease). There are similarities to TWD universe, but, in particular Fear the Walking Dead.


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