Syfy & Hulu Score “Primeval” Spin-Off

“Primeval: New World”, the Canadian spin-off of the British sci-fi series, has been picked up by both Syfy and Hulu for broadcast in the United States.

Niall Matter, Sara Canning and Danny Rahim star in this new incarnation as a team of animal experts and scientists investigating paranormal events while battling both prehistoric and futuristic creatures.

BBC America aired the five seasons of the original series which ran from 2007 to 2011. Syfy will broadcast the 13-episode first season next year while Hulu has scored the VOD rights to screen the show through its Hulu and Hulu Plus services.