“Nightflyers” Opening Segment Released

Nightflyers Opening Segment Released

Syfy and Netflix have released the opening five minutes for its horror sci-fi series “Nightflyers” from “Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin.

The story follows eight maverick scientists and a powerful telepath who embark on an expedition to the edge of our solar system aboard the stellar ship The Nightflyer with the hope of making contact with alien life.

Terrifying and violent events begin to take place they start to question each other – and surviving the journey proves harder than anyone thought. Mike Cahill (“I Origin”) directed the pilot.

Gretchen Mol, Eoin Macken, David Ajala, Sam Strike, Maya Eshet, Angus Sampson, Jodie Turner-Smith and Brían F. O’Byrne co-star in the series which premieres this December on Syfy in the US and on Netflix worldwide.