Exclusive: Netflix has chosen not to order a second season resident evil, Its action horror series is based on the popular video game franchise. The news, which comes a month and a half after the series’ release on July 14, isn’t entirely surprising as the drama didn’t perform particularly strongly on Netflix’s top 10 and Cost Vs. Views are a major renewal criteria for streamers.
Walking partially in the shadow of mega genre hits stranger thingswhich were released within the same timeframe, Resident Evil OK debuted at No. 2 with 72.7 million hours watched. But it failed to deliver a big Week 2 bump as word-of-mouth spread, with 73.3M hours watched in its second week. Just three weeks later 10. Latest Resident Evil Incarnation received a 55% low and 27% audience score from critics on Rotten Tomatoes.
Netflix assembled a fascinating, diverse cast Resident Evil And we aim to work with them in the future. The streamer is already doing so with one of the actors, Paola Nunez, who will appear in the upcoming Netflix series. Fall of the House of Usher and in Escape QueenNetflix movies in Latin America.
while the Resident Evil On the genre front, Netflix has similar hits Stranger Things, Arcane, The Witcher, The Umbrella Academy, Shadow and Bone, Vikings: Valhalla, Sweet Tooth, Black Mirror, and new arrivals, sandman, Which is breakout and expected to renew. The streamer is also aggressively entering the fray with high-profile upcoming entries Wednesday, The Midnight Club, The Witcher: Blood Origins, Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities, 3 Body Problems, One Piece And Avatar: The Last Airbender.
resident evil, which is from showrunner Andrew Dabb, takes place in 2036. Fourteen years after a deadly virus caused global apocalypse, Jade Wesker (Ella Balinska) fights to survive in a world overrun by bloodthirsty infected and crazed creatures. Throughout this carnage, Jade is haunted by her past in New Raccoon City, her father’s chilling connection to the Umbrella Corporation but mostly by what happened to her sister, Billie.
The series stars Balinska, Lance Reddick, Tamara Smart, Sienna Agudong, Adeline Rudolph and Nunez. Additional cast members include Ahad Raza Meir, Connor Gosati, and Turlough Convery.
Netflix’s ‘Resident Evil’ series is ranked fourth in the Nielsen streaming rankings
DAB executive produced and wrote with Mary Leah Sutton. Constantine Films’ Robert Kulzer and Oliver Burben also serve as executive producers. Produced by Martin Mozkovich, CEO of Constantine Films, and Constantine Films was the studio.
The live-action series was the streamer’s second run Resident Evil Vishwa was the first animated series Resident Evil: Infinite Darknesswhich starred video game voice actors Nick Apostolides and Stephanie Panicello.