Syfy’s debuted a new trailer and poster for their upcoming dramatic series, Deadly Class. The new one minute trailer warns that at this particular academy no on survives alone.
The series is based on the popular graphic novel by Rick Remender and Wes Craig, with Remender and Miles Orion Feldsott adapting it for television. Remender, Feldsott, and Mick Betancourt (USA Network’s The Purge, Shots Fired) guide season one as showrunners.
Season one’s cast includes Benjamin Wadsworth (Teen Wolf, Dad vs Lad), Benedict Wong (Doctor Strange, Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams), Lana Condor (To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before, X-Men: Apocalypse), María Gabriela de Faría (Yo Soy Franky, Sitiados), Luke Tennie (Shock and Awe, Thriller), Liam James (The Way Way Back, The Killing), and Michel Duval (Señora Acero, Queen of the South).
Deadly Class is executive produced by Rick Remender, Miles Orion Feldsott, Mick Betancourt, Mike Larocca (Spy), and the filmmaking team of brothers Joe Russo and Anthony Russo (Avengers: Infinity War, Captain America: Civil War).
Deadly Class is set to premiere on Syfy on January 16, 2019 at 10pm ET/PT.
The Deadly Class Plot:
Set in a dark, heightened world against the backdrop of late ‘80s counterculture, Deadly Class follows the story of Marcus (Benjamin Wadsworth), a teen living on the streets who is recruited into Kings Dominion, an elite private academy where the world’s top crime families send their next generations. Maintaining his moral code while surviving a ruthless curriculum, vicious social cliques and his own adolescent uncertainties soon proves to be vital. Deadly Class is a coming-of-age journey full of ancient mystery and teen angst.