Netflix has ordered an adaptation of the Resident Evil film and and game franchise with the original movie studio producing.
First Umbrella Academy and now Umbrella Corporation - Netflix's quest to dominate all pop culture umbrellas knows no limits.
Netflix is developing a TV series based on the long running videogame and film franchise, Resident Evil. Deadline first reported the news.
The TV series will be a Netflix original and debut globally if picked up. Deadline reports that this wouldn't just be a Resident Evil TV series in name only, it will delve deep into the franchise's mythology. The series will reportedly cover the inner workings of the villainous Umbrella Corporation and the terrifying new world it has ushered in with the release of the T-virus. Yes, there will be Easter eggs.
Constantin Film, the German studio behind all six Resident Evil films, will also be the studio for the TV series.