Syfy Acquires UK Adventure Series ‘Sinbad’
Exciting news! Syfy has acquired US rights to the British action adventure series “Sinbad.”
The series follows the storied 8th century sailor (played by Elliot Knight) on his voyages across the seven seas. The 12-episode first season of the series is expected to premiere on Syfy in April 2013, Deadline reports.
“With its strong production values and rich story, Sinbad will be a terrific addition to our primetime lineup,” said Chris Regina, Syfy’s SVP of programming and original movies.
The cast also includes Estella Daniels, Sophie Okonedo (Hotel Rwanda), Naveen Andrews (Lost), George Harris (Harry Potter) and Ashley Walters (Get Rich or Die Tryin).