New Deals for SYFY’s Day of the Dead


Dynamic Television has lined up a new round of deals for SYFY’s upcoming Day of the Dead, including with Sky in the U.K.

Alongside the U.K. deal, further agreements have been inked with SBS Australia, OTE Greece and NBCUniversal Networks for France, Spain and Poland, as well as with the U.K. DVD publisher Dazzler Media. These add to a previous pact with NBCUniversal Networks in Germany.

From Abbott Street Films and Cartel Entertainment (Creepshow), Day of the Dead is based on George A. Romero’s classic zombie film. It is set to premiere in the U.S. on SYFY October 15.

“Our tremendous partners have recognized a fantastic show and terrific brand value in Day of the Dead,” said Daniel March, managing partner for Dynamic Television. “The series will definitely galvanize the ravenous appetite of zombie fans worldwide.”