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Strarz Bringing Evil Dead To NYCC 2017

Posted By:Matt McGloin
Sat, 09/23/2017 - 13:36

STARZ brings its hotly anticipated original series Ash vs Evil Dead to New York Comic-Con 2017. 

The series will host a panel in Hammerstein Ballroom followed by autograph signings.  The panel will include Executive Producer and Star Bruce Campbell and cast members Ray Santiago, Dana DeLorenzo, Arielle Carver-O’Neill and Lindsay Farris.

The Ash vs. Evil Dead panels takes place Saturday, October 7th from 12:30 – 1:30 PM EST at the Hammerstein Ballroom - 311 W 34th St, New York, NY 10001.

The Ash vs. Evil Dead autograph signing takes place from 3:00 – 4:00 PM at the Javits Convention Center - Table 21 in the Autographing Area Hall 1-B.  There will be a raffle for 100 attendees to win autograph signing passes.  From 9/19 to 9/25, fans can enter here for a chance to win.  Winners will be notified on Thursday, 9/28.

Ash vs Evil Dead, a 10-episode half-hour series, is the long-awaited follow-up to the classic horror film, The Evil Dead.  

The third season finds Ash’s status in Elk Grove, Michigan has changed from murderous urban legend to humanity-saving hometown hero. When Kelly witnesses a televised massacre with Ruby’s fingerprints all over it, she returns with a new friend to warn Ash and Pablo that evil isn’t done with them yet. Blood is thicker than water in the battle of good vs Evil Dead.

Bruce Campbell (The Evil Dead, “Burn Notice”) leads the cast, reprising the role of Ash Williams; Lucy Lawless (“Salem,” “Spartacus”) as Ruby, devises her most diabolical plan to defeat Ash and raise hell on earth; Ray Santiago (“Touch,” Meet the Fockers) as Pablo Simon Bolivar, forever loyal to Jefe (Ash) will realize his true destiny in the battle against evil; and Dana DeLorenzo (A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas) as Kelly Maxwell, whose single goal is to kill Ruby and end the Evil Dead torment once and for all.  New to the cast for season three are Arielle Carver-O’Neill (“House Husbands”) as Brandy Barr, Ash’s long lost daughter left in his care when her mother meets an untimely demise; Lindsay Farris (“Home and Away,” Primal) as Dalton, leader of an ancient order called the Knights of Sumeria, who seek Ash to lead their fight against The Dark Ones. Lee Majors (“The Six Million Dollar Man”) returns as Brock Williams to warn Ash from beyond the grave.

Sam Raimi serves as Executive Producer with Rob Tapert (Evil Dead, “Spartacus,” “Xena: Warrior Princess”), Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead, “Burn Notice”), Ivan Raimi (Drag Me To Hell, Spider-Man 3) and Rick Jacobson (“Spartacus”). Mark Verheiden (“Battlestar Galactica” “Daredevil”) serves as Executive Producer / Showrunner. Ian Williams (“Power”) serves as Co-Producer and Moira Grant (“Spartacus”) serves as Producer.