February 3, 2023
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‘Wolf Pack’ Boss Guarantees Sarah Michelle Gellar ‘Kicking Ass All Over the Place’

TV’s most iconic vampire slayer and a brand new whirl on werewolves? Howl, sure! However although this scare­-fest is from Teen Wolf creator Jeff Davis, Paramount+‘s Wolf Pack is just not a by-product.

“I might name this a psychological thriller,” Davis says. With motion, no shock!

The sequence is headlined by style queen Sarah Michelle Gellar of Buffy the Vampire Slayer as Los Angeles Hearth Division investigator Kristin Ramsey, who’s sizzling to catch an arsonist behind a rash of native wildfires. Within the pilot, after flames lure a college bus within the woods with teenagers Blake (Bella Shepard), Everett (Armani Jackson), and their classmates aboard, the youngsters are attacked by a quick, furry, and ferocious one thing hiding amid the burning bushes.

With this, Ramsey’s case takes a brand new twist that leads her to the firestarter — however not earlier than driving a collision course with ranger Garrett Briggs (Rodrigo Santoro of Westworld) and encountering a surprising secret. With such thriller in retailer, it’s a great factor Gellar is recreation to battle the otherworldly once more.

“She has an ideal love for her legacy,” Davis raves, hinting at battle sequences in his fellow govt producer’s future. “She must be operating and leaping and kicking ass in all places. She’s good at it.”

That, she is. Whereas Gellar’s no stranger to supernatural exhibits, she informed TV Insider at New York Comedian Con 2022 why she selected this story as her return to the style.

“To be in a world that’s utterly new that we get to create from scratch, you don’t see that fairly often,” she stated, including, “To take the problems that we’re actually coping with as we speak, with the anxiousness, with not having your pack, feeling actually remoted and utilizing that to inform the story, I believe is actually stunning.”

Wolf Pack premieres the identical day as Teen Wolf: The Film on Paramount+. The sequence additionally stars Chloe Rose Robinson and Tyler Lawrence Grey.

Wolf Pack, Sequence Premiere, Thursday, January 26, Paramount+