The TV adaptation of ‘The Purge’ is set to begin production in April, with a view for release early 2019.
Production will begin in its set filming location in New Orleans, Louisiana in April. So far we know that the series will consist of 10 episodes, which will be an hour-long each.
The Purge movie franchise is, simply put, follows the story of society when crime is legal for a set 12 hours of the year. The movie series started with The Purge back in 2013, which was followed by The Purge: Anarchy in 2014 and then The Purge: Election Year in 2016. Now, later this year the franchise will release it’s newest movie on June 4th called The First Purge.
Producer of the movies, Jason Blum recently spoke of the opportunities that will arise from the TV series. “We’re working on kind of exploring what it’s like to live the rest of the year in a world where you can kill someone on a certain day of the year,” he told Den of Geek. “It definitely makes you think twice if you’re driving and you give someone the finger or something like that. So we’re definitely thinking about different things that might happen in a society where killing was legal 12 hours a year.”'The Purge' TV Series will Begin Production in April Click To Tweet
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