Fox has simply launched a brand new promo for the reboot of Fantasy Island, which is at present filming in Puerto Rico. The brand new sequence is ready to air on Fox on August 10 and stars Roselyn Sanchez (Grand Lodge), Kiara Barnes (The Daring and the Stunning), and John Gabriel Rodriquez (Rosewood).
Collection visitor stars embody Bellamy Younger (Scandal), Dave Annable (What/If), Odette Annable (Supergirl), and extra. The unique sequence revolved across the mysterious proprietor of an island resort named Mr. Roarke, who makes his company' biggest desires come true, however often not with out some type of twist concerned. Thus far, probably the most notable distinction between the reboot and the unique sequence is the truth that Roarke has been gender-swapped. Within the latest rendition of Fantasy Island, Sanchez portrays Elena Roarke, a descendant of the long-lasting lead character from the unique sequence.
Though this upcoming sequence is the primary tv adaptation of the unique present, a film adaptation was launched again in February of final 12 months. That movie was universally panned, incomes a measly 8 % on Rotten Tomatoes. Blumhouse's Fantasy Island was a really gentle reboot, reimagining the often light-hearted affair as a horror journey, which can be a part of the explanation why the movie was disliked by so many. Fox's Fantasy Island appears to be going again to the roots of the unique, which might be what this franchise wants most proper now.
Since that is the second teaser Fox has launched, it appears seemingly that an official trailer will drop shortly, previous the season premiere in August. Try the brand new promo, poster, and official synopsis of Fantasy Island beneath:
"Delving into the “what if” questions — each huge and small — that maintain us awake at night time, every episode will inform emotional, provocative tales about individuals who arrive with desires and wishes and depart enlightened and reworked by means of the magical realism of Fantasy Island. Serving as steward of this mysterious island is ELENA ROARKE (Roselyn Sanchez, “Devious Maids,” “Grand Lodge”), a descendant of the long-lasting Mr. Roarke. Elena put aside her personal ambitions, and even the love of her life, to uphold her household’s legacy. Refined, insightful and all the time charming, her calm exterior masks the challenges of the obligations she has assumed. Helping Elena is RUBY OKORO (Kiara Barnes, “The Daring and the Stunning”), a younger lady with an previous soul who arrives on Fantasy Island with a terminal sickness and is given a brand new lease on life there; and pilot JAVIER (John Gabriel Rodriquez, “Miranda’s Rights,” “Rosewood”), who is also the top of island transportation and a jack of all trades."
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