Obliterated: Nick Zano And Shelley Hennig To Star In Action Comedy Series At Netflix

Deadline is reporting that Nick Zano and Shelley Hennig have been cast as leads for the Netflix action comedy series Obliterated, which hails from Cobra Kai creators Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg and Josh Heald.

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The eight-episode, high octane action-comedy, tells the story of an elite special forces team who thwarts a deadly threat to Las Vegas. After their celebratory party, filled with booze, drugs and sex, the team discovers that a bomb they deactivated was a fake. The now intoxicated team has to fight through their impairments, overcome their personal issues, find the real bomb, and save the world.

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Nick Zano (whose credits include DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and Minority Report) will be playing the role of Chad McKnight, the head of an elite SEAL team who loves him despite his reputation for being a wild guy on and off the job. The night from hell in Vegas will test his commitment to both keeping the good times going and saving the world while he’s at it.

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Shelley Hennig (whose credits include When We First Met and Unfriended) will be playing the role of Ava Winters, a CIA lead agent who likes to play by the book while overseeing an elite Special Forces team. But the book gets thrown out the window when she and the team have to go back to work while impaired.

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Jon Hurwitz, Hayden Schlossberg and Josh Heald have also written the series and will be executive producing alongside Dina Hillier.