We TV’s South of Hell Season 1 premieres this upcoming Black Friday, November 27, 2015. We also get to see the poster for We TV’s South of Hell TV series and it looks great with Jason Blum and Eli Roth at the very top. All seven episodes will air in what We TV is calling a Black Friday Binge marathon. Not much promos were released for this series, but I am still excited to see what these modern master of horror deliver.
Press Release: NEW YORK, NY, October 15, 2015--WE tv announced today that it will offer its next scripted series, "South of Hell," as a true programming event - rolling out all seven episodes of the supernatural thriller in order in a Black Friday Binge, beginning at 6 pm ET/PT on Friday, November 27th. All episodes of the series will premiere back-to-back as the suspense and drama unfolds and escalates over seven intense hours. At the conclusion of the binge, the entire series will be available on VOD, download to own and TVE platforms.
"As viewer demand rises for TV Everywhere opportunities and audiences increasingly binge watch their favorite content, rolling out this entire series on one night and making it available immediately on alternate platforms is a great way to super-serve our fans," said Marc Juris, WE tv’s president.
To support this "Black Friday Binge" event, WE tv will offer live, shareable GIFs inside the WE tv app during the linear premiere, and exclusive bonus content on WEtv.com, including behind-the-scenes videos and photos, cast interviews and more.
About "South of Hell"
Charleston, South Carolina is an elusive city with many faces and the perfect home for Maria Abascal (Mena Suvari, "Chicago Fire"), a stunning, 30-year-old demon-hunter-for-hire. Alongside her brother, David (Zachary Booth, "Keep the Lights On"), she is skilled and fearless in her pursuit of the demons that live in others. Like those that she hunts, Maria is divided within herself, struggling with her own demon, Abigail, who resides inside of her, feeding on the evil Maria exorcizes from others. Maria and Abigail share a soul and a destiny, but as Maria desperately tries to overtake Abigail, she will discover how far Abigail will go to remain a part of her.
The cast also includes: Bill Irwin ("CSI") as Enos Abascal, Maria and David’s father and cult leader; Drew Moerlein ("V/H/S") as Dusty, Maria’s neighbor; Lamman Rucker ("Meet the Browns") as Rev. Elijah Bledsoe, a priest with a strong attraction to Maria; Paulina Singer ("How to Make It In America") as the Reverend’s daughter, Grace; Lydia Hearst ("Cabin Fever: Patient Zero") as southern belle Charlotte Roberts; Slate Holmgren ("The Amazing Spider-Man 2") as the local drug dealer, Sweetmouth; and Lauren Velez ("Dexter") as Tetra, a spiritual informant.
"South of Hell" is produced by Sonar Entertainment and Blumhouse Television. The premiere episode was written by Matt Lambert. James Manos, Jr. ("Dexter," "The Shield," "The Sopranos") is executive producer and showrunner. Jason Blum of Blumhouse Productions ("Paranormal Activity," "Insidious," "Sinister") also serves as executive producer, along with Gerard Bocaccio, Stewart Till, Gene Stein, Erica Motley and Eli Roth.
In addition to Roth, an array of respected directors shepherded individual episodes of "South of Hell," including Ti West ("House of the Devil," "The Sacrament"), Rachel Talalay ("Doctor Who," "Tank Girl"), Jennifer Lynch ("The Walking Dead," "Teen Wolf") and Jeremiah Chechik ("Helix," "Reign").
"South of Hell" (2015)
Synopsis: A supernatural thriller set in South Carolina, South of Hell focuses on Maria Abascal, a stunning demon-hunter-for-hire whose power stems from within...
Directors: Eli Roth, Rachel Talalay, Jennifer Chambers Lynch, Jeremiah S. Chechik, Jennifer Lynch
Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Fantasy
Producers: Jason Blum, Gerard Bocaccio, Jacob Epstein, Matt Lambert, Paul A. Levin, James Manos Jr., Tim Mirkovich, Erica Motley, Eli Roth, Jenna Santoianni, Gene Stein, Randy Sutter, Karen L. Thorson, Stewart Till, Dale Williams, Kiersten Van Horne
Musicians: Nathan Whitehead
Editors: Tim Mirkovich, William Yeh, John Chimples, Tim Streeto
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