A Netflix TV collection referred to as Warrior Nun? It sounds fairly grindhouse-y, however this story has comedian ebook roots, initially, together with every other influences one would possibly infer. The present’s impressed by the manga novels of the identical identify and follows a 19-year-old girl, Ava, who dies and comes again to life in a morgue. It’s not a super circumstance, and he or she doesn’t appear thrilled about waking up on this trailer, however nonetheless, she’s apparently bestowed with a objective, on condition that there’s a divine artifact embedded inside her again. Ava may not be residing her greatest life, however she’s going to get the action-packed job completed, regardless of how grueling the obstacles, together with demonic ones.
In different phrases, we’ve acquired a distinct breed of reluctant superhero on TV this summer time. Ava will discover herself pursued by highly effective forces sourcing from each Heaven and Hell, however she’s additionally now a part of a divine order, and that glowing artifact provides her powers. And there are demons afoot on Earth, who have to be stopped, so she hooks up with a bunch of butt-kicking nuns (with wonderful names like Shotgun Mary and Lilith). Showrunner Simon Barry (Continuum, Ghost Wars, Unhealthy Blood) is onboard, so anticipate this present to be heavy on ambiance along with motion.
Warrior Nun streams on July 2.