Syfy Orders Ten Episodes Of Adventure Series Killjoys Posted by Joseph Lee on 04.30.2014
From the producers of Orphan Black..
Deadline reports that Syfy has added the adventure series Killjoys to its primetime schedule with ten episodes set to debut in 2015.
The series was ordered by Bell Media's Space in Canada and comes Temple Street Productions (Orphan Black) and Michelle Lovretta (Lost Girl).
Here's a synopsis: Follows a fun-loving, hard living trio of interplanetary bounty hunters sworn to remain impartial as they chase deadly warrants throughout the Quad, a distant system on the brink of a bloody, multiplanetary class war.
Syfy president Dave Howe said: "With its explosive action, smartly-drawn characters, and fun and provocative story-lines, Killjoys has all the ingredients to make it the perfect complement to our expanding slate of quality science fiction drama series."
It joins new Syfy dramas Dominion, Ascension, The Expanse and 12 Monkeys, along with current shows Defiance, Helix and Haven. Lovretta created the series and will be an executive producer/showrunner. Temple Street's David Fortier and Ivan Schneeberg will also executive produce. Universal Cable Produdctions will handle international distribution.