Attention: School is officially back in session in the first trailer for SyFy’s adaption of Deadly Class.
Imagine a twisted coming-of-age story with the usual YA drama firmly in place and features a school that specializes in training and creating a dangerously deadly group of misfits. You’re starting to get the idea of what Syfy’s Deadly Class and the story it tells. The drama unfolds at King’s Dominion, where Master Lin offers students a chance to join the academy and master the deadly arts.
The series, based on the critically acclaimed Image series by writer Rick Remender and artist Wes Craig, which got launched back in 2014. The comic series is based on an intriguing premise and set in the late 1980’s at King’s Dominion High School for the Deadly Arts, a place where the world’s top crime families send the next generation of assassins to get trained.
Deadly Class hails from producers Joe and Anthony Russo; these days perhaps are best known for their work with Marvel Studios, who are huge fans of the comic.
Deadly Class stars Benedict Wong (Doctor Strange, Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams), Benjamin Wadsworth (Teen Wolf), Lana Condor (X-Men: Apocalypse, Alita: Battle Angel), Maria Gabriela de Faria (Yo Soy Franky, Sitiados), Luke Tennie (Shock and Awe), Liam James (The Way Way Back, The Killing) and Michel Duval (Señora Acero, Queen of the South).