Peacock announced “The Continental: From the World of John Wick,” a three-part event premiering exclusively on the streaming service in September.
1970s New York – where it all began. The three-part event will explore the origin behind the iconic hotel-for-assassins centerpiece of the John Wick universe through the eyes and actions of a young Winston Scott, as he’s dragged into the Hell-scape of 1970s New York City to face a past he thought he’d left behind. Winston charts a deadly course through the hotel’s mysterious underworld in a harrowing attempt to seize the hotel where he will eventually take his future throne.
Principal cast members include Mel Gibson, Colin Woodell, Mishel Prada, Ben Robson, Hubert Point-Du Jour, Nhung Kate, Jessica Allain, Ayomide Adegun, Jeremy Bobb and Peter Greene. The Lionsgate series was developed, written and executive produced by Greg Coolidge, Kirk Ward and Shawn Simmons. Albert Hughes (parts 1 and 3) and Charlotte Brandstrom (part 2) direct.