Syfy’s space-opera series The Expanse will receive its UK premiere on Netflix UK on Thursday November 3rd, when the complete ten episode first season will be available to stream, it has been announced.
The Expanse is set two hundred years in the future, after mankind has colonized the solar system. The series tells the story of a hardened detective and a rogue ship’s captain who come together for what starts as the case of a missing young woman and evolves into a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.
The ten part drama, which is hailed as “the most ambitious series in Syfy history”, is based on the book series of the same name and was devised by Sean Daniel and Jason Brown. The Expanse is produced by Alcon TV and stars Thomas Jane, Steven Strait, Dominique Tipper, Cas Anvar, Wes Chatham, Florence Faivre. Jonathan Banks, Paulo Costanzo and Jay Hernandez. Syfy has already renewed the series for a second season, which is set to premiere in 2017.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.