Sky1’s Rob Lowe fronted dramedy series You, Me & The Apocalypse (formerly known as Apocalypse Slough) will premiere on Wednesday September 30th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Created by Iain Hollands, You, Me & The Apocalypse is a comedy drama about the last days of mankind. The series follows an eclectic group of seemingly unconnected characters around the world as their lives start to intersect in the most unexpected ways. All triggered by the news that a comet is on an unavoidable collision course towards earth. Some of them are destined to make it to a bunker deep beneath the suburbs of Slough, and as a result will become the future of mankind.
The ten episode series is produced by Working Title Television and Bigballs Films in association with US network NBC and stars Rob Lowe (The West Wing, 30 Rock), Jenna Fischer (The Office), Megan Mullally (Will and Grace), Mathew Baynton (Yonderland),Pauline Quirke (Birds of a Feather), Patterson Joseph (Peep Show) and Joel Fry (Game of Thrones). The executive producers are Juliette Howell, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner and Lynn Horsford for Working Title TV, Andrew Conrad for Bigballs Films, and Cameron Roach and Lizzie Gray for Sky.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.