Syfy has given a pilot order to slasher drama (Future) Cult Traditional from newcomer Shay Hatten (John Wick spinoff Ballerina).
A sci-fi horror story within the vein of “Scream” meets “Black Mirror”, (Future) Cult Traditional takes place eighteen years from now, when expertise has largely eradicated violent crime. At Elmsborough Excessive, a faculty on the forefront of integrating futuristic tech into the classroom setting, youngsters disguise behind social media profiles and attend lessons augmented by VR experiences – till a 1990’s slasher-movie obsessed serial killer begins slicing their method by the group. With every homicide taking up a technology-oriented twist, a gaggle of mates who hate their technology determine to take issues into their very own arms and monitor down the killer. Cinematic and darkly humorous, FCC synthesizes a slasher flick with high-concept sci-fi themes – a dystopian marriage of human drama, black comedy and primal worry.
Per Manufacturing Weekly, the pilot will likely be shot in March of subsequent 12 months.
Common Cable Productions will produce the pilot together with Lorne Michael’s (Saturday Evening Stay) Broadway Video.