Netflix just placed a series order for 10 episodes of the new one-hour horror series “The Order.”
The streaming service describes the project, which will be produced for Netflix by Nomadic Pictures, as “a magical and terrifying journey to uncover our true selves … and the monsters that hide within.”
Here’s the synopsis: “College freshman Jack Morton joins a fabled secret society, The Order, where he is thrust into a world of magic, monsters and intrigue. As Jack goes deeper, he uncovers dark family secrets and an underground battle between werewolves and the magical dark arts.”
The series is created by Dennis Heaton and written and executive produced by Shelley Eriksen, with executive producers Chad Oakes, Mike Frislev, Dennis Heaton and David Von Ancken.
The series stars Jake Manley (“Heroes: Reborn”), Sarah Grey (“Legends of Tomorrow”), Matt Frewer (“Altered Carbon,” “Watchmen,” “Orphan Black”), Sam Trammell (“True Blood”) and Max Martini (“Training Day,” “Revenge”).