Quantcast
Posted by: Matt McGloin
/ 2 years 17 weeks ago

CW Picks Up Two Alien/Sci-Fi Dramas: Oxygen & The Hundred

Body

5257 The CW has picked up two alien/sci-fi themed dramas with Oxygen and The Hundred.

Via Deadline:

Oxygen is said to be an alien drama in the vein of District 9, about an epic romance between a girl and an alien boy when he and eight others of his kind are integrated into a suburban high school 10 years after they landed on Earth and were consigned to an internment camp.

The Hundred is set 97 years after a nuclear war has destroyed civilization. A spaceship housing the lone human survivors sends 100 juvenile delinquents back to Earth to investigate the possibility of re-colonizing the planet. 

As Deadline notes, the CW is going for a more sci-fi based approach this coming Fall.

In addition, the CW also has the popular DC Comics "reality-based" superhero show, Arrow, with a Wonder Woman series set to follow, Amazon.

An "untold story" adaptation of Mary Queen of Scots is also in the works for this Fall at the CW.

More From Cosmic Book News:

Get a glimpse of LEGO dinosaurs like Indominus Rex, Mosasaurus and the Creation Lab.
Ash returns this fall in Ash vs Evil Dead from the creators of The Evil Dead. Groovy.
In the explosive finale to the Arkham series, Batman faces the ultimate threat against the city he is sworn to protect.
Batman infiltrates Scarecrow's safehouse in Gotham City...
Nich Lachey and Twix welcome you to the new look of DC Comics. Greg Capullo not too happy.
A visit to the beach just hasn't been the same...
Brian Tee and Brittany Ishibashi spotted on set.
Korvac and his royal guard – the Guardians of the Galaxy – stand at the brink of destruction...
Heroes don't get any bigger.