Syfy To Premiere NIGHTFLYERS In December

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Today SYFY announced a multi-platform rollout for its brand new series NIGHTFLYERS, the original space horror drama based on the novella by George R.R. Martin. The highly-promoted rollout sees the entire 10 episodes debuting across all SYFY platforms timed to the beginning of the linear telecast, giving SYFY fans the freedom to view the season anytime and anywhere.

Viewers will be able to access the episodes through the SYFY channel, SYFY On Demand, online at SYFY.com and the SYFY app.

In a fan forward viewing experience, audiences will be able to immerse themselves in the world of NIGHTFLYERS with episodes 1-5 debuting Sunday, December 2 through Thursday, December 6 at 10/9c, and episodes 6-10 on Sunday, December 9 through Thursday, December 13 at 10/9c with limited commercial interruption across all platforms. Weekend marathons will give fans an additional opportunity to catch up on the series.

Later today New York Comic Con attendees will get an exclusive look at NIGHTFLYERS as it debuts with a world premiere screening, followed by a Q&A with the show’s cast and creators. For more information click here.

Set in the year 2093, NIGHTFLYERS follows a team of scientists aboard The Nightflyer, the most advanced ship ever built, as they embark on a journey to find other life forms. Their mission takes them to the edge of the solar system, and to the edge of insanity, as they realize true horror isn’t waiting for them in outer space—it’s already on their ship. NIGHTFLYERS stars Eoin Macken, David Ajala, Gretchen Mol, Jodie Turner-Smith, Angus Sampson, Sam Strike, Maya Eshet, and Brían F. O’Byrne. NIGHTFLYERS is based on the novella by George R.R. Martin, who also serves as an executive producer, and is produced by Universal Cable Productions and co-produced by Netflix. Jeff Buhler wrote the adaptation for television and is the showrunner and executive producer, alongside Gene Klein, David Bartis and Doug Liman of Hypnotic who also executive produce. Brian Nelson, Mike Cahill and Andrew McCarthy serve as executive producers. Alison Rosenzweig and Michael Gaeta of Gaeta Rosenzweig Films; and Lloyd Ivan Miller and Alice P. Neuhauser of Lloyd Ivan Miller Productions also serve as executive producers.

NIGHTFLYERS Comic Con 2018 Photos

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In 2093, in hopes of making contact with a mysterious alien life at the edge of our solar system, a group of maverick scientists and a powerful telepath embark on an expedition aboard The Nightflyer. As they race towards first contact, terrifying and violent events begin to occur, causing the once tight-knit crew to mistrust each other. It’s not long before their main mission becomes survival.

“Nightflyers” is based on the novella by George R. R. Martin, who also serves as an executive producer on the project, and is produced by Universal Cable Productions and co-produced by Netflix. Jeff Buhler wrote the adaptation for television and is the showrunner and executive producer. Brian Nelson, Mike Cahill and Andrew McCarthy serve as executive producers. Gene Klein, David Bartis and Doug Liman from Hypnotic; Alison Rosenzweig and Michael Gaeta of Gaeta Rosenzweig Films; and Lloyd Ivan Miller and Alice P. Neuhauser of Lloyd Ivan Miller Productions also serve as executive producers.

NIGHTFLYERS Comic Con 2018 Photos

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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: Karma Horne — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: Jeff Buhler — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: Eoin Macken — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: Gretchen Mol — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: Jeff Buhler — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: Eoin Macken — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: Eoin Macken — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Karama Home, Jeff Buhler, Eoin Macken, Gretchen Mol, Angus Sampson, Jodie Turner-Smith, Gene Klein, David Bartis — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Jeff Buhler, Eoin Macken — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) David Ajala, Angus Sampson, Jodie Turner-Smith — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Karama Horne, Jeff Buhler, Eoin Macken, Gretchen Mol, Angus Sampson, Jodie Turner-Smith, Gene Klein, David Bartis — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Karama Home, Jeff Buhler, Eoin Macken, Gretchen Mol, Angus Sampson, Jodie Turner-Smith, Gene Klein, David Bartis — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Gretchen Mol, David Ajala, Angus Sampson — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Gretchen Mol, David Ajala, Angus Sampson — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) David Ajala, Angus Sampson, Jodie Turner-Smith — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Eoin Macken, Gretchen Mol, David Ajala, Angus Sampson — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: David Bartis — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: Gene Klein — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Eoin Macken, Gretchen Mol, David Ajala — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Panel” — Pictured: (l-r) Karama Home, Jeff Buhler, Eoin Macken, Gretchen Mol, Angus Sampson, Jodie Turner-Smith, Gene Klein, David Bartis — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: (l-r) David Ajala, Gretchen Mol, Eoin Macken, Jodie Turner-Smith, Angus Sampson — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: (l-r) David Bartis, David Ajala, Gretchen Mol, Eoin Macken, Jodie Turner-Smith, Angus Sampson, Jeff Buhler, Gene Klein — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: Jodie Turner-Smith — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: Eoin Macken — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: Gretchen Mol — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: David Ajala — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: Angus Sampson — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: Jeff Buhler — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: (l-r) David Bartis — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)
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COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL: SAN DIEGO — “Nightflyers Press Room” — Pictured: Gene Klein — (Photo by: Randy Shropshire/SYFY)

Syfy Reveals NIGHTFLYERS Official First Look

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NIGHTFLYERS follows eight maverick scientists and a powerful telepath who embark on an expedition to the edge of our solar system aboard The Nightflyer – a ship with a small tightknit crew and a reclusive captain – in the hope of making contact with alien life. But when terrifying and violent events begin to take place they start to question each other – and surviving the journey proves harder than anyone thought.

Eoin Macken (“The Night Shift”) is set to star as Karl D’Branin alongside Sam Strike (“EastEnders”) as Thale, Maya Eshet (“Teen Wolf”) as Lommie, Angus Sampson (“Fargo”) as Rowan, Jodie Turner-Smith (“The Last Ship”) as Melantha Jhirl, Gretchen Mol (“Boardwalk Empire”) as Agatha, David Ajala (“Fast & Furious 6”) as Roy Eris, and Brían F. O’Byrne (“Million Dollar Baby”) as Auggie.

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