MTV Unveils “Shannara Chronicles” Trailer

MTV used its Video Music Awards tonight to unveil a new trailer for its upcoming fantasy series “The Shannara Chronicles”.

Based on the best-selling fantasy books by Terry Brooks and set centuries after a nuclear holocaust wiped out modern civilisation, the story follows a mix of humans and elves on a quest to stop an evil demon army from destroying the world.

Poppy Drayton, Ivana Baquero, Austin Butler, James Remar, Brooke Williams, Daniel MacPherson and Marcus Vanco star. “Iron Man” director Jon Favreay and “Smallville” show runners Al Gough and Miles Millar will produce and the series will premiere on the network next year.