Nuclear Family, Syfy Digital's third original series following the highly successful Riese and Mercury Men, stars Corin Nemec (Stargate SG-1), Kinsey Packard (Sleeper Cell), Ray Wise (Mad Men) and Sharon Lawrence (Desperate Housewives).
It tells the story about a family's struggle to survive in a lawless society ruled by a savage clan led by The Man, while desperately searching for their missing child, lost in the apocalyptic chaos following a mysterious mega-explosion.
For the first time ever, Syfy Digital will launch a digital original series exclusively on Xbox 360® via their Syfy App. On October 1, all 20 episodes of Nuclear Family will premiere on the Syfy App on the Xbox LIVE® entertainment platform, followed by simultaneous premieres on Syfy.com, Hulu, VOD, Syfy's mobile and tablet apps starting on October 15.
Independent studio Vuguru developed and financed the series from creator Kyle Rankin (Project Greenlight, The Battle of Shaker Heights, Infestation) who wrote and directed. Nuclear Family was produced by Jaime Burke (The Pact, The Millionaire Tour), and executive produced by Clay McCall Keeley (The Thompsons), Jesse Albert (The Bannen Way) and Rankin.
John and Lynn discuss the breakdown of society before recalling the day of the attack, finalizing their divorce when suddenly a mushroom cloud appears on the horizon. Returning to the present, John is caught off guard by a man who witnessed his earlier actions.
John, Lynn, and their daughter Pauline are surviving in a post-apocalyptic land. When they see a woman being attacked, John wants to turn away to protect themselves. Pauline and Lynn convince him to do what is right and try to rescue her.
The cast and creator/writer Kyle Rankin take you inside the world of 'Nuclear Family.'