After acquiring the upcoming Army of the Dead film’s distribution rights, Netflix announced its release in 2021.
As we’re months away, Netflix has once again dropped a bomb with an anime prequel to the movie.
The anime prequel will release with the name Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas. This upcoming Netflix Original action-horror anime series will be developed by Jay Olivia & Zack Snyder as they’ll direct 2 episodes each.
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas Netflix Release Date
Netflix is yet to confirm the release date of its upcoming anime series. But looking at the Army of the Dead film’s schedule, you can assume the prequel series will release after the movie.
As for the Army of the Dead film, it’s an upcoming American zombie heist film directed by ack Snyder. His previous work includes Man of Steel in 2013, Justice League, Wonder Woman in 2017 & many more. The upcoming anime series is scheduled to release sometime in 2021.
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas Plot
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas anime series will release as a prequel to the upcoming Netflix film Army of the Dead. The anime series will follow Scott Ward and his rescue crew’s journey during the zombie outbreak of Las Vegas.
Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas Cast Members
During the announcement of the Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas anime series, Netflix revealed some key cast members of the upcoming anime series. These are the cast members who’ll provide their voice for the anime prequel:
- Christian Slater will give his voice to Mr. Robot.
- Joe Manganiello will give his voice to Magic Mike.
- Vanessa Hudgens will give his voice to High School Musical, and
- Yetide Badaki will give his voice to American Gods.
Actors Expanding their Roles to Anime Series
As I told you before, the Army of the Dead film will release before the anime series. So, to provide continuity to its prequel anime series, these 5 film cast members have officially joined the series:
- Ana De La Reguera of Narcos
- Dave Bautista
- Ella Purnell
- Omari Hardwick
- Tig Notaro of One Mississipi
With at least 4 episodes, Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas will reveal everything that happened before the upcoming Zack Snyder’s film Army of the Dead.
At the moment, Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas is in development & as expected, Netflix will release its trailer 1-2 months before its official release.
So, stay tuned with us to watch the trailer right after it Netflix drops it for everyone.