Peacock reveals Originals scripted slate for H2 2022
June 29, 2022
Peacock has announced the premiere date schedule for a number Originals scripted slate for H2 2022, including all-new programming from upcoming dramas, comedies and kids titles.
Peacock Original series include:
- Trigger Point, a six-part drama thriller from Jed Mercurio’s HTM Television, starring Vicky McClure and Adrian Lester.
- Days of our Lives: Beyond Salem, the spin-off of the beloved NBC soap, returns for a second chapter starring fan-favorite cast members Kristian Alfonso, Peter Reckell, Eileen Davidson and a special appearance by Loretta Devine.
- Comedic thriller series The Resort, starring William Jackson Harper and Cristin Milioti, from writer and executive producer Andy Siara.
- From BAFTA winner Peter Kosminsky, The Undeclared War tracks a leading team of analysts at GCHQ as they ward off a series of attacks along the invisible lines of cyberwarfare.
- Inspired by Dolly Alderton’s internationally bestselling memoir, Everything I Know About Love gives an unflinching deep dive into bad dates, heartaches and humiliations and begs the question: can platonic love survive romantic love as we grow up?
- Matthew Fox’s return to television in Last Light from MGM International TV Productions, also starring Joanne Froggatt and based on Alex Scarrow’s international best-selling novel.
- Supernatural YA drama series Vampire Academy, from Julie Plec and Marguerite MacIntyre and based on the best-selling book series.
- From DreamWorks Animation, season four of Dragons Rescue Riders: Heroes of the Sky bring the rescue riders back for all new adventures.
- Nick Antosca’s true-crime limited drama series A Friend of the Family, which is inspired by the riveting true story of Jan Broberg’s multiple abductions, starring Anna Paquin, Jake Lacy, Colin Hanks, Lio Tipton, Mckenna Grace, and Hendrix Yancey.
- Season two of returning YA fan-favorite series One Of Us Is Lying which returns following the gripping season one cliff-hanger.
- Season two of The Capture will again question if we can really believe what we see. Escalating from the CCTV thriller of series one, the six-part run features ‘invisible’ assassins, the terrifying rise of deepfake technology, the ever-growing tension between government and Big Tech, and corruption at the heart of the British media.
- New crime drama The Missing (wt) from prolific producer David E. Kelley and based on the international best-selling novel The Missing File.
- Comedy series Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin starring Adam Devine, Flula Borg, Sarah Hyland, Lera Abova and Jameela Jamil, based on the Universal Pictures Film series that ignited a cultural phenomenon.
- Irreverent is a fish out of water crime thriller starring Colin Donnell, as a criminal forging the life of a reverend.
- The Best Man: The Final Chapters which reunites the star-studded original cast from the hit films, including Morris Chestnut, Melissa De Sousa, Taye Diggs, Regina Hall, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Nia Long and Harold Perrineau.
H2 2022 SCHEDULE: July 8 Trigger Point July 11 Days of our Lives: Beyond Salem (Chapter 2) July 28 The Resort August 18 The Undeclared War August 25 Everything I Know About Love September 8 Last Light September 15 Vampire Academy September 29 Dragons Rescue Riders: Heroes of the Sky (S4) October 6 A Friend of the Family October 20 One Of Us Is Lying (S2) November 3 The Capture (S2) November 10 The Missing (wt) November 23 Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin November 30 Irreverent December 22 The Best Man: The Final Chapters