Sarah Wayne Callies and Josh Colloway from The Colony - posing for a portrait image,

We've got all the details on the premiere of The Colony on Universal Channel.

Calling all the sci-fi and drama fans, we have some exciting news: The Colony will be premiering on Monday 5 March at 20:00 on Universal Channel and streaming on DStv Now. Mark your calendars!

A brand new exclusive to Universal Channel, The Colony sees a couple Katie and Will live in a dystopian-era of Los Angeles with two of their three children. The area is run under a regime of military occupation by an organization known as the Colony Transitional Authority. They form a larger part of an invading extra-terrestrial force referred to as “Hosts” and “Raps”.

The series follows the lives of those who have either chosen to co-operate with the authorities and draw benefit from the new order while others have rebelled and in turn suffer the consequences due to their choices, in all of this we see Katie and Will try to fight to keep their family together while not knowing what will happen next.

Josh Holloway (Lost) portrays Will Bowman – a former US Army Ranger and FBI Special Agent. Sarah Wayne Callies (The Walking Dead) takes up the role of Will’s wife Katie – a secret Resistance operative.

If you’re looking to delve into the unknown and enter a dystopian-style drama that will keep you on the edge of your seat, The Colony is the perfect choice for you.

The Colony premieres on Monday 5 March at 20:00 on Universal Channel and streaming on DStv Now

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