Beacon 23, the eight-episode sci-fi thriller starring Lena Headey and Stephan James, is leaping ship from Epix to MGM+.
Lena Headey‘s (Dredd, Game of Thrones) sci-fi drama sequence Beacon 23 is altering coordinates for its inaugural streaming launch. The present, initially set to stream on Spectrum and, in a while, AMC, is transferring to MGM+, formally generally known as Epix.
The eight-episode sequence primarily based on Hugh Howey’s novel of the identical title takes to the celebs with a two-episode launch on November 12 at 9 p.m. Beacon 23 follows two individuals, Halan (Stephan James) and Aster (Headey), whose fates develop into entangled after they discover themselves trapped collectively on the finish of the identified universe. Per Deadline, Headey’s Aster mysteriously finds her strategy to a lonely beacon keeper, Halan, on his lighthouse within the darkest recesses of area. A tense battle of wills unfolds as Halan begins to query whether or not Aster is a buddy or foe, as her potential to disguise her agenda and motives might make her a formidable opponent.
Headey and James lead the solid, with Bo Martynowska, Daniel Malik, Dylan Taylor, Noah Lamanna, David Tompa, Ben Cain, Cyrus Faird, Jaeden Noel, Dani Klupsch, Ellen Wong, Sydney Ozerov-Meyer, and extra.
Created by Zak Penn, who serves as showrunner on the sequence, Beacon 23 presents an intense story of isolation, deception, and secrecy. Penn and Glen Mazzara (The Walking Dead) served as showrunners and govt produced the drama from Boat Rocker Studios alongside David Fortier, Ivan Schneeberg, James Middleton, Nick Nantell, Tina Thor, Katie O’Connell Marsh, Elisa Ellis, Liz Varner, Ira Steven Behr, Daniel Percival, Joy Blake, Headey and James.
“Beacon 23 is a sequence in the perfect custom of thought-provoking style storytelling,” commented Michael Wright, head of MGM+. “With the unimaginable imaginative and prescient of Zak Penn and Glen Mazzara, riveting performances by Lena Headey and Stephan James, and an thrilling world-building design, Beacon 23 is crucial viewing for followers of premium science-fiction drama.”
“Beacon 23 is a uncommon psychological thriller whose wealthy characters and gripping storylines take you to some fairly surprising locations. We’re grateful to our artistic companions for serving to convey this epic story to life,” stated David Fortier and Ivan Schneeberg, Co-Executive Chairmen of Boat Rocker Media and Co-Chairmen of Boat Rocker Studios.
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