Netflix Geeked Week 2022 is in full swing as the streaming service will be filled every day this week with new announcements, release dates and more. Day one ended early today, mostly focusing on the upcoming horror series coming to Netflix. If you want to tune in to the rest of the show, check out our piece at how to watch and what to expect from Netflix Geeked Week 2022.
The first day of Netflix Geeked Week 2022 included looks at the live-action One Piece series, the upcoming Resident Evil series, the long-awaited Sandman adaptation, and more. Read on for everything that was announced on day one of Netflix Geeked Week.
One Piece: Live Action Adaptation shares set photos and casting news
Netflix shared a first look at its upcoming live-action adaptation of One Piece, showing some of the massive sets of life-size pirate ships. Iñaki Godoy, who is playing Luffy, introduced the clip, showing a timelapse of Bar Baratie being built piece by piece. We also got some casting news, finding out that Langley Kirkwood, Celeste Loots, Alexander Maniatis, Craig Fairbrass, Steven Ward, and Chioma Umeala are all attached to the project.
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Official trailer and poster for the upcoming Resident Evil series
Netflix’s Upcoming Resident Evil Series will include several monsters from the first game, as well as a monster that appears to be the Tyrant. The series will take place in two timelines, following the lives of Jade and Billie Wesker in New Raccoon City before and after the zombie outbreak. The new look showed us zombie dogs, giant spiders and lickers. The premiere is scheduled for July 14.
Resident Evil – New images from the Netflix series
The Sandman is coming on August 5th
The long-awaited adaptation of The Sandman comic is coming to Netflix on August 5th. Along with the release date announcement, we received a new trailer showing the Sandman’s escape from captivity and the chaos that followed. The show stars Tom Sturridge as Dream, Vivienne Acheampong as Lucienne and Boyd Holbrook as The Corinthian. You can watch the new trailer below.
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First Look Wednesday: Tim Burton’s New Addams Family Spinoff
We’ve taken our first proper look Jenna Ortega as Wednesday Addams in Tim Burton’s upcoming Addams family spinoff, aptly titled Wednesday. The trailer also included Thing, the disembodied hand. On the show, Wednesday is embroiled in a murder mystery with “important implications” for her entire family. We I first heard about the series last year, when Netflix announced the new 8-episode live-action series. The show is scheduled to premiere later this year.
Wednesday – First Look at Jenny Ortega in Addams Family Spinoff
The Umbrella Academy cast discusses upcoming third season
You can get your first look at the third season of The Umbrella Academy, which will hit Netflix later this month on June 22nd. You can check out the trailer below.
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Guillermo Del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities will feature Rupert Grint, Eric Andre and more
Netflix has shared a new look at Guillermo Del Toro’s long-awaited eight-episode series, Guillermo Del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities. This horror anthology series is set to star many recognizable names, and today Netflix added Eric André, Sofia Boutella, Ismael Cruz Córdova, Rupert Grint, and Kate Micucci to the cast. We previously learned that the series will feature stories ranging from “ghoulish to magical, gothic to grotesque or classically creepy”, and this new trailer seems to deliver on that promise.
Rahul Kohli presents The Midnight Club, a new series from the producers of The Haunting of Hill House
Rahul Kohli, who starred in Mike Flanagan’s Midnight Mass, appeared to present The Midnight Club, the upcoming horror series from Flanagan. The teaser shows a group of teenagers in one of Flanagan’s classic mansions, which Kohli said was “shape-shifting”. The group gets together to share horror stories nightly, eventually finding themselves in a horror story of their own. The cast includes Samantha Sloyan, Zach Gilford, Annarah Cymone, Igby Rigney, Matt Biedel and Kohli. Flanagan is also known for working on The Haunting of Hill House and The Haunting of Bly Manor, so you know this new series is going to be scary.
School Tales The series is a horror anthology series from Thailand
We took a look at three different episodes of the upcoming School Tales The Series, a horror anthology show coming to Netflix. One episode shows the characters trying to debunk the existence of ghosts, another shows the fallout with angry spirits following the death of a student, and the last teaser showed the lunch lady putting some very questionable ingredients into school lunches.
The Imperfects is a new science fiction series
Netflix has shared a first look at The Imperfects, a new sci-fi drama series about young adults being turned into monsters by evil scientists against their will. The teaser shows off some of the mutations the main characters have, including transforming into a beast, supersonic singing, and more.
Sweet Tooth Season 2 shares a behind-the-scenes update
Sweet Tooth, the show adapting Jeff Lemire’s comic book about a boy with deer features, got a behind-the-scenes look for season two. The cast and crew have just wrapped production on the second season in New Zealand.
Locke and Key season 3 gets trailer
The third and final season of Locke and Key is coming to Netflix on August 10th, and we have a new look at upcoming episodes. It shows the heroes working to defend the house from a new batch of threats. Darby Stanchfield, Connor Jessup, Emilia Jones, Jackson Robert Scott, Brendan Hines, Sherri Saum, Kevin Durand and Coby Bird are expected to appear in the film. final season. We call the show’s second season “good” in our review.
Fate: The Winx Saga Season 2 Clip Reveals New Character
Fate: The Winx Saga focuses on magical teenagers at a magical boarding school, and we got a quick look at the new season. The video showed Flora, the land fairy by Paulina Chavez. The second season of Fate will premiere this fall.
Warrior Nun First images of the second season
Warrior Nun is based on the 90s comic book series Warrior Nun Areala, and we got our first look at Season 2. It follows a 19-year-old woman who wakes up in a morgue and discovers she has superpowers. The second season clip shows more action and shows Alba Baptista’s Ava Silva running through the water. You can check our Warrior Nun season 1 review.
Shadow And Bone Cast Returns with Season 2 Update
Shadow and Bone was renewed for season 2 during Netflix Geek Week 2021, and the cast returned this year to cheer us on for the new set of episodes. Production wrapped up the second season of the beloved fantasy adaptation. You can check the new characters that have been announced for Shadow and Bone season 2.
Unveiling the new characters announced for the second season of Shadow and Bone