Netflix is further expanding its ambitious slate of fantasy TV and film, and the newest entry will be a new feature film called God Countrybased on the cartoon series of the same name.
Jim Mickleco-creator and showrunner of Netflix’s hit Sweet toothis set to direct god country, originally announced in December 2021. He is also writing the screenplay with one of the original comic book writers Donny Cates.
God country will be another entry in a list of collaborations between Netflix and Legendary Entertainment, with Enola Homles and its sequel and the upcoming Gundam live action movie.
AfterShock Media is also involved in the upcoming film adaptation with Legendary Entertainment. Jon Kramer, CEO of AfterShock, said he is “excited to have Netflix on board with Legendary Entertainment and AfterShock Media on the film adaptation of ‘God Country.’
God country is also one of several Image Comics getting adaptations on Netflix with others including The old guard and Nocterra.
Here’s everything else we know about Netflix God country.
What is the action God country?
Netflix’s God country is a feature film adaptation of the cartoon series of the same name, which was created by Geoff Shaw, Donny Cates and Jason Wordie. Here is the log line for God country cartoons:
Emmet Quinlan, an old widower rattled by dementia, isn’t just a problem for his children – his violent outbursts are more than the local police can handle. When a tornado levels his home—as well as the surrounding West Texas town—a restored Quinlan rises from the wreckage. However, the enchanted sword at the eye of the storm gives him more than a healthy mind and body. He is now the only man who can face the otherworldly creatures the sword has drawn down to the Lone Star State…
Who is thrown in God country?
As of December 2022, no cast members are known to be affiliated with Netflix God countryhowever, since the film is deep into pre-production, we expect to hear casting news very soon.
What is the production status of God country?
Netflix’s God country is currently in pre-production and is expected to start filming in the fall of 2023. Since that date is far away, it is not concrete and can still change.
What is the Netflix release date God country?
Netflix has not set a release date for God countryhowever, given the planned production start date of fall 2023, we can probably expect the film to hit the streamer either in late 2024 or early 2025.