Army of the Dead is one of Netflix’s biggest releases of 2021, and with this zombie apocalypse, a whole new cinematic world has been created. Now this Zack Snyder show is set to come for an animated prequel series, ‘Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas, we’re expecting it to hit Netflix in 2022.
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas is definitely a highly anticipated animated take on the action-horror zombie apocalypse that was directed but Jay Olivia and follows Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead cinematic universe. Looking at the 2021 release date, two projects are also in the works.
The latest animated show serves as a prequel to the action-horror feature Army of the Dead. It was worth nothing as it is the only project that just arrived as a part of Zack Snyder’s massive release deal for Netflix, from where he is currently committed with 5 announced projects mostly for the streamer.
Zack Snyder is definitely part of the project as executive producer and director. According to the latest reports, Snyder will only direct two episodes, and the other two episodes will be directed but showrunner Jay Olivia. Olivia is also an executive producer, creator and also director of the project. You can also watch such a glimpse of this work from the 2015 showreel. We got the first glimpse so far of the latest series being part of a Twitch stream from which Zack Snyder also shared such images on the smartphone .
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas: plot
Before Las Vegas fell completely undead, Scott Ward and his mercenary rescue team had sent out hordes with the journey into the sunset as if trying to rescue civilians struggling to survive.
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas: Animation Studio
Meduzars Animation Studio is primarily behind the project and also toured around Montreal in Canada. The current report states that they have primarily worked on projects such as video games, they have worked in Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, DC’s Injustice, and Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege.
According to Linkdln, the show will be rendered in the Unreal Engine and also a “third series of an entertainment group produced in real time” as the engine put it.
Among the animators, we have to work on the project containing Paul Griffin who also served as animation supervisor, Eugene Vasylenko as an animator, Kalvin Lee, Collin Grant and Anthony Winn as a screenwriter.
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas: Cast
The franchise has declared a few names that are coming for the latest anime prequel. The voices for the series are Joe Manganiello, Christian Slater, Vanessa Hudgens and Yetide Baraki. The other cast members have also been declared for the anime shows with beautiful voices from actors Nolan North, Ross Butler, Harry Lennix, Jene Malone, Christina Wren, as well as rising Netflix star Anya Chalotra.
Will the cast resume in the animated series?
Five cast members have already been confirmed with the return of Dave Bautista to reprise their roles from the film. After joining Bautista, they performed their roles as Ana De La Reguera, Tig Notaro, Omari Hardwick and Ella Purnell. The Full Army of the Dead Cast: Lost Vegas is Ella Pureness as Kate Ward, Dave Bautista as Scott Ward, Anya Chalotra as Lucilia, Jena Malone as Zera, Ana de la Reguera as Cruz, Vanessa Hudgens as Willow, Christian Slater as Torrance, Joe Manganiello as Rose, Tig Notaro as Marienne Peyers, Omari Hardwick as Vonderohe, Ross Butler as Chen, Monica Barbaro as Meagan, Nolan North as Clemenson. Harry Lennix as Boorman, Yetide Baraki as Queen Meeru and Christina Wren as Nicole.
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas: Number of episodes
Recently, it was confirmed that Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas will contain six episodes. This term of the Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas release date is still unclear as it will be. He was mostly expecting the same series to land in 2022, but that hasn’t been shown to light so far.
Harry Lennix just suggested in April that it could be “very soon” to buy Snyder Netflix updates on Twitter notably on Instagram Story which mostly hints about the show which may still be around for a while until at the official release.
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