SYFY UK Picks Up Sci-Fi Comic Book Adaptation ‘Vagrant Queen’, Sets April UK Premiere Date

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30 Mar 20

SYFY UK has picked up crazy looking new sci-fi series Vagrant Queen based on the original comic book series from Vault Comics, it has been announced. The series premieres Wednesday, 15th April 2020 at 9pm.

‘Vagrant Queen’ follows Elida (Adriyan Rae – ‘Light as a Feather’, ‘Brockmire’) from child queen to orphaned outcast, as she scavenges the treacherous corners of the galaxy, always one step ahead of the Republic government out to extinguish her bloodline. When her old friend Isaac (Tim Rozon – ‘Wynonna Earp’, ‘Schitt’s Creek’) shows up claiming her mother Xevelyn is still alive, they head off with their new ally, Amae (Alex McGregor – ‘Blood Drive’, ‘Of Kings and Prophets’), to stage a rescue that will take her back into the perilous heart of her former kingdom and up against a deadly foe from her childhood, Commander Lazaro (Paul du Toit – ‘Buurtwag’).

The 10-episode series is made with an all-female team of writers and directors under the helm of Jem Garrard (‘Android Employed’, ‘Mech-X4’) as creator and showrunner. The show is produced by Blue Ice Pictures and filmed in Cape Town, South Africa. Jem Garrard developed the series for television and serves as showrunner and executive producer. Lance Samuels and Daniel Iron serve as executive producers. F.J. DeSanto and Damian Wassel also serve as executive producers on behalf of Vault Comics.

Vagrant Queen‘ Season 1 premieres Wednesday, 15th April 2020 at 9pm on SYFY UK.