Ash vs Evil Dead is back!

27th September 2016

Series two of the STARZ Original exclusively available to Virgin Media TV customers in the UK

Virgin Media today announced that it is bringing the eagerly anticipated second series of Ash vs Evil Dead exclusively to Virgin TV customers in the UK, from 3rd October.

Series two of the STARZ Original Ash vs Evil Dead - the long-awaited follow-up to the classic horror franchise, The Evil Dead - will comprise ten 30-minute episodes, with each episode released at 6.00am each Monday on Virgin TV, to coincide with each episode release date in the US. 

The second season roars back into action with Ash leaving his beloved Jacksonville and returning to his hometown of Elk Grove, Michigan. There, he confronts Ruby. The former enemies have to form an uneasy alliance as Elk Grove soon becomes the nucleus of evil.

The star-studded cast includes:

  • Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead) in the role of Ash Williams
  • Lucy Lawless (Xena: Warrior Princess, Battlestar Galactica) as Ruby
  • Ray Santiago (Meet the Fockers) as Pablo Simon Bolivar
  • Dana DeLorenzo (A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas) as Kelly Maxwell

Joining the series this year are:

  • Michelle Hurd (Law & Order: SVU) as Linda B., Ash’s high school love
  • Ted Raimi (Xena: Warrior Princess, Spider-Man) as Chet Kaminski, Ash’s childhood best friend
  • Lee Majors (The Six Million Dollar Man, The Fall Guy) as Brock Williams, Ash’s father

Ash v Evil Dead is produced by Starz as a premium TV series.  Sam Raimi serves as Executive Producer with Rob Tapert, Bruce Campbell and Ivan Raimi, along with Craig DiGregorio who serves as Executive Producer/Showrunner. Aaron Lam and Moira Grant serve as Producers.

Series two of Ash vs Evil Dead will be available from 3rd October for Virgin Media TV customers to watch through its TV on demand service and available to all Mix TV, Fun TV and Full House TV customers, as well as existing M+ and above subscribers. Virgin TV customers can still catch up on the first series of Ash vs Evil Dead, available as a full binge-worthy boxset.

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