Following the closure of the FOX channel in the United Kingdom in June, Disney has announced that the FX sci-fi drama “War of the Worlds” will be coming to Disney+.
The first season will be available to stream on Disney+ in the UK and Ireland on 28th May. With the second season coming to Disney+ in July.
Inspired by the classic novel by H.G Wells, set in present-day Europe, ”War of the Worlds”is a multi-facetedseries, written and created byBAFTA award winner Howard Overman(Misfits, Crazyhead, Merlin) of Urban Myth Films. As an alien attack all but wipes out mankind, pockets of humanity are left in a deserted world. This fresh interpretation has an ensemble cast, including award-winning actors Gabriel Byrne (In Treatment) and Daisy Edgar-Jones (Normal People).
Are you looking forward to this new series arriving on Disney+ in the UK and Ireland?
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