Starz has just provided Bloody Disgusting with the first full batch of hi-res imagery from the Season Two return of the horror fun-ride “Ash vs Evil Dead”, which scares up its season premiere entitled “Home” on Sunday, October 2at 8PM ET/PT.
The second season roars back into action with an extended episode where Ash is forced to leave his cushy retirement in Jacksonville, return to his hometown of Elk Grove, Michigan, and mount up once again to face The Evil Dead. This time, he’ll have to form an uneasy alliance with his former enemy Ruby as Elk Grove becomes the nucleus to the most dangerous horror Ash has faced to date. The upcoming season of “Ash vs Evil Dead” will include ten half-hour episodes.
“Ash vs Evil Dead,” a 10-episode half-hour series, is the long-awaited follow-up to the classic horror film, The Evil Dead.
The cast is led by Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead, “Burn Notice”) in the role of Ash Williams, who is now joined by Lee Majors (Do You Believe) as Brock Williams, Ash’s father.
Ted Raimi (“Xena: Warrior Princess,” Spider-Man) can be seen as Chet Kaminski, Ash’s childhood best friend.
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Lucy Lawless (“Salem,” “Spartacus”) returns as Ruby, who now possesses the powerful Necronomicon; Ray Santiago (“Touch,” Meet the Fockers) as Pablo Simon Bolivar, Ash’s loyal sidekick dealing with the trauma he suffered in the cabin; and Dana DeLorenzo (A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas) as Kelly Maxwell, who, grief-stricken after the death of her parents, plots revenge against The Evil Dead. Michelle Hurd (“Law & Order: SVU”) joins the cast this year as Linda, Ash’s high school love.
Sam Raimi serves as Executive Producer with Rob Tapert (Evil Dead, “Spartacus,” Xena: Warrior Princess”), Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead, “Burn Notice”) and Ivan Raimi (Drag Me To Hell, Spider-Man 3) along with Craig DiGregorio (“Workaholics,” “Chuck”) who serves as Executive Producer/Showrunner. Aaron Lam (“Spartacus”) and Moira Grant (“Spartacus”) serve as Producers.