New featurette spotlights “ASH VS. EVIL DEAD” castMovies/TV,News Michael Gingold
So how is the EVIL DEAD franchise being translated to television? Get a sneak peek via a new ASH VS. EVIL DEAD cast/characters featurette you can see below the jump.
The 10-episode half-hour Starz series premieres Halloween night, i.e. Saturday, October 31, with Bruce Campbell as Ash Williams joined by, as the PR puts it, “Lucy Lawless as Ruby, a mysterious figure who believes Ash is the cause of the Evil outbreaks, Ray Santiago as Pablo Simon Bolivar, an idealistic immigrant who becomes Ash’s loyal sidekick, Dana DeLorenzo as Kelly Maxwell, a moody wild child trying to outrun her past and Jill Marie Jones as Amanda Fisher, a disgraced Michigan State Trooper set to find our antihero Ash and prove his responsibility in the grisly murder of her partner.” Sam Raimi directed the first episode, and serves as executive producer with longtime cohorts Campbell and Rob Tapert, along with showrunner Craig DiGregorio. Check out ASH VS. EVIL DEAD’s official website, Facebook and Twitter.