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The series follows an epidemic that breaks out in Atlanta, leaving the large city quarantined and those stuck on the inside fighting for their lives.


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Series cast summary:
David Gyasi ...  Alex 'Lex' Carnahan 13 episodes, 2016
Christina Moses ...  Jana 13 episodes, 2016
Chris Wood ...  Jake 13 episodes, 2016
Claudia Black ...  Sabine Lommers 13 episodes, 2016
George Young ...  Victor Cannerts / ... 13 episodes, 2016
Hanna Mangan Lawrence ...  Teresa / ... 13 episodes, 2016
Trevor St. John ...  Leo 13 episodes, 2016
Kristen Gutoskie ...  Katie Frank 12 episodes, 2016
Zachary Unger ...  Quentin 12 episodes, 2016
Nadine Lewington ...  Suzy 12 episodes, 2016
Demetrius Bridges ...  Xander 11 episodes, 2016
Donielle T. Hansley Jr. Donielle T. Hansley Jr. ...  Thomas 10 episodes, 2016
Shawn Parsons ...  Sam 9 episodes, 2016
Yohance Myles Yohance Myles ...  Dennis 9 episodes, 2016
Charles Black Charles Black ...  Bert 9 episodes, 2016
Jimmy Gonzales ...  Officer Meese 9 episodes, 2016
Gregory Alan Williams ...  Chief Besser 8 episodes, 2016
Sandra Ellis Lafferty ...  Micheline 8 episodes, 2016
Scott Parks ...  Walden 7 episodes, 2016
Mykel Shannon Jenkins ...  Trey 7 episodes, 2016
John Winscher ...  Tony 6 episodes, 2016
Nadej K. Bailey ...  Britney 6 episodes, 2016
Jordane Christie ...  Cinco 6 episodes, 2016
Adin Steckler ...  Mary 6 episodes, 2016


The series follows an epidemic that breaks out in Atlanta, leaving the large city quarantined and those stuck on the inside fighting for their lives. The drama tells the story of loved ones torn apart, and how the society that grows inside the cordon reveals both the devolution of humanity and the birth of unlikely heroes. Written by Patricia Peña Hdez.

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19 April 2016 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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17 May 2016 | by marty-237-386976See all my reviews

Firstly, I do love virus movies and shows like Outbreak and Last Ship but this one really has a soul, you can't help but feel along with the characters. The human element is not lost like what happens in so many Zombie shows and movies. Don't get me wrong, I absolutely love The Walking Dead but this show is just as good but in a different way.

To let you know where I'm at, I have just finished watching the 5th episode. The show is building at a perfect pace and the character development is wonderful. If this was to really happen in a city in the U.S., this is how it would probably be handled, it has a very real feel to it. Some characters started off cowardly and scared and have developed into brave and helpful people while others have gone the other way. Some, like the lead police character have pretty much been the same person from the beginning. Lex is a genuine good cop who just happens to have the love of his life inside the danger zone or what the show calls the "Cordon". This is not a spoiler, you find out very quickly in the first episode how they get separated on either sides of the cordon. This is very painful to him but he does not let it interfere with his duty to the people of Atlanta.

Don't buy into those silly reviews that are always race, creed or religion biased, those people will never be happy. This is not about the Syrians being evil or the black people being gang bangers or the white people being the goodies, there are all types of people inside the cordon and they are reacting very much like they would if this was real life, most are good, some are bad, enjoy the show.

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