Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. TV

TNT brings the all-new series ‘The Last Ship’ to find the cure

See also

TNT has been churning out some great shows over the years including Franklin & Bash, Falling Skies, Dallas, and Perception as well as upcoming new series Legends and the recently premiered Murder in the First. Now they are headed out to sea with their post-apocalyptic new series from Executive Producer Michael Bay The Last Ship.

In the series a global pandemic has killed 80% of the world’s population and the crew from an unaffected U.S. Navy destroyer must find a way to pull humanity from the brink of extinction by finding a cure. The series stars Eric Dane (Grey’s Anatomy), Rhona Mitra (Underworld: Rise of the Lycans), Adam Baldwin (Firefly/Serenity), Tracy Middendorf (Boardwalk Empire), Jocko Sims (Crash), Charles Parnell (All My Children), Christina Elmore (Fruitvale Station), Michaela McManus (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit), Sam Spruell (Snow White & the Huntsman), Travis Van Winkle (Hart of Dixie) and Marissa Neitling (Leverage).

This is a somewhat different take on the post-apocalyptic genre that could deliver some intriguing storylines, but could also sink fast if they don’t incorporate some clever storytelling alongside intelligent use of the setting. The promos have been doing a good job of being somewhat cryptic about the overall direction the show is heading which could work to its benefit unless of course there is a reason they aren’t letting it out.

Despite what some may think of Michael Bay as a director there is no doubt that the man knows how to bring the action and with a Navy destroyer in the mix there is sure to be a hefty dose of explosions that will help keep things exciting.

Set out to sea and join the mission when The Last Ship premieres on June 22nd on TNT.

For more information head over to http://www.tntdrama.com/shows/the-last-ship.html

Advertisement

Today's top buzz...

  • Backstreet Boys
    The Backstreet Boys have canceled several upcoming Israel shows, citing safety concerns
    Music Buzz
  • NFL
    The NFL is considering adding a stadium to Los Angeles, but is it a good idea?
    Video
    NFL Buzz
  • Hulk Hogan
    Hulk Hogan and Steve Austin are on board for this year's WWE SummerSlam
    WWE News
  • Paul McCartney
    Get an exclusive look at Paul McCartney's soundcheck for a recent performance
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • Oscar contenders
    Oscar season is about to begin as fall festivals announce films
    Camera
    9 Photos
  • Sammy Hagar
    Sammy Hagar is taking fans on a raucous history of rock on the road
    Camera
    20 Photos

Related Videos:

  • 'Frozen' Sing-A-Long
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518326266" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518326266&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Lucy Lawless
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517131199" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=517131199&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Orphan Black, Season 2, Iconic Image
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518196524" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518196524&autoStart=true"></div>