Yesterday, we gave you a first look at D.J. Cotrona and Zane Holtz, who will play the Gecko brothers in the upcoming From Dusk Till Dawn TV Series on El Rey Network, a new cable network founded by Robert Rodriguez. Surprisingly, today, the trailer has officially landed in the grip of our bloody hands, including the debut date. According to an announcement, the 10-episode series will begin on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at 9:00 p.m., which will be available on Comcast, DirecTV, and Time Warner Cable.
From Dusk Till Dawn is Rodriguez’ first film adapted into a TV series, which is expected to deepen the tone of the first film, adding new characters and backstories and expanding the Mesoamerican mythology behind the creatures inside the club, previously known as the Titty Twister.
A Sin City series is also in development by The Weinstein Company with Rodriguez and Frank Miller involved.
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series
Based on the thrill-ride film, From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series is a supernatural crime saga centered around bank robber, Seth Gecko (Cotrona) and his violent, unpredictable brother, Richard “Richie” Gecko (Holtz), who are wanted by the FBI and Texas Rangers Earl McGraw (Johnson) and Freddie Gonzalez (Garcia) after a bank heist left several people dead. While on the run to Mexico, Seth and Richie encounter former minister Jacob Fuller (Patrick) and his family, whom they take hostage. Using the family RV to cross the border, chaos ensues when the group detours to a strip club that is populated by. They are forced to fight until dawn in order to get out alive.