Atomic Cartoons is producing author Max Brallier’s bestselling book series The Last Kids on Earth into an animated series. It is set to premiere on Netflix in 2019.
After optioning the rights, Atomic has signed Brallier on to write and executive produce the series alongside Atomic’s Jennifer McCarron and Matthew Berkowitz.
Production has now begun on the series, which will follow Jack Sullivan and a group of zombie-fighting middle schoolers who live in a tree-house filled with video games and candy. The news comes as the book series’ third installment, The Last Kids on Earth and the Nightmare King, hits shelves today courtesy of Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House.
26 x 22 Minutes
Comedy/Action, Kids 6-12
Created by Max Brallier
Showrunner Scott Peterson
Developed by Atomic Cartoons