So far the details that have been released about Halo live action series they have been rather scarce. Its production started a couple of years ago, but finally, thanks to Deadline, we already know when its premiere is scheduled to take place: during the first quarter of 2022.
In addition, there has been another important change related to the place where it will be broadcast. Previously it was planned to be on the television channel of Showtime, but will eventually make it into Paramount +, the new one streaming video platform of ViacomCBS that will officially open its doors from March 4. As if there weren’t enough subscription platforms already.
Beyond all this, the production team and cast of actors will continue to be the same as we already knew. Therefore, the director will be Otto bathurst and one of the most recognized names that will be part of the executive production is that of Steven Spielberg. As for the actors, Pablo Schreiber (American Gods) will play the Master Chief, while Jen taylor will be Cortana again, like in video games, and Natascha McElhone (The Truman Show) will play Dr. Catherine Halsey.
Otherwise, the series will consist of a total of 10 episodes already today already between 55% and 60% has been shot of it, although the pandemic caused by the coronavirus paralyzed its production last March. The plot will take place in the XXVI century at a time when humanity is being threatened by an alien race known as the Covenant, with stories that will deepen its characters, with action, adventure and a rich vision of the future.