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The Dead Lands

This star-studded Kiwi action series is set to take Aotearoa by storm. 

Based on the global hit film of the same name, The Dead Lands follows Waka Nuku Rau, a warrior who must find honour in a land ravaged by the supernatural. He is helped by a young woman named Mehe who is determined to help him with his cause. For the spirits standing in Waka’s way, he’s got a message: “Tell the Dead I’m Coming.”

Starring Te Kohe Tuhaka (Shortland Street), who played Wirepa in the original film, along with fellow Kiwis Kirk Torrance (Outrageous Fortune, The Dark Horse), Miriama Smith (Filthy Rich) and Grace Palmer (Shortland Street, Adrift), with newcomers Darneen Christian joining in the key role of Mehe and Jordi Webber in the role of Rangi.

The Dead Lands is a breath-taking look at New Zealand history, wh?nau, loyalty, and love.

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