By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act August 17, 2012 at 2:45PM
It's baaack! Read on below, for all you need to know... and watch underneath:
The return of the award winning indie web series OSIRIS with a brand new thrilling after an 8 month break. During that hiatus the series has won the first ever Webisode Challenge at the 2012 American Black Film Festival (read about it HERE) and as of August 17th is an OFFICIAL SELECTION at the 2012 New York Television Festival's Independent Pilot Competition in October where it will be eligible for guaranteed development deals with major networks.
New episodes will debut bi-weekly Wednesday August 29th 2012 leading up to the epic season finale in Chapter Ten.
Since its debut, the independent low-budget "Osiris" web series has been surprising viewers with its crisp cinematic quality and its complex, thrilling storyline dipped in science fiction. Its also held the honor of being one of the only recent independent film projects produced by African Americans with mainstream action, suspense and thriller film elements packed into each episode.
Lastly, "Osiris" has also a been a surprisingly rare indie project in which the main characters driving the plot are all composed by a large multicultural cast.
"Osiris" is a new 10-episode scifi/action/thriller Web Series featuring mystery, espionage and gritty crime fiction. The series follows the title character "Osiris", a man with an eternally extended warranty on life. He can never stay dead. If killed, he resurrects in EXACTLY 37 minutes, every time. Each episode features a cliffhanger in the vein of classic shows like True Blood, Lost and 24!
Starring: Brad James (Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse), Nicky Buggs (Army Wives, The Secret Life of Bees), Stephen Caudill (Dance of the Dead), Charmin Lee (The Vampire Diaries, Girlfriends), Rico Ball (Necessary Roughness).
Created, Written & Directed By: Donnie Leapheart
Produced By: Donnie Leapheart, Rodney Breedlove, Redd Claiborne & LaQuanda Plantt