Set to premiere in the fall, the six-episode series is loosely based on the Chinese tale Journey To The West. In a land controlled by feudal barons, Into The Badlands tells the story of a ruthless, well-trained warrior named Sunny (Daniel Wu) and a young boy, M.K. (Aramis Knight), who embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. Csokas will play Quinn, the most powerful baron in the Badlands, who spent his youth patrolling the Badlands and killing. Once a great fighter, he now reigns in power, and nobody who crosses him lives to tell the tale.
Csokas recently wrapped the feature film Voice From The Stone opposite Emilia Clarke. In addition to The Equalizer, his other film credits include Noah, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Sin City: A Dame To Kill For. Csokas is repped by WME, Anonymous Content and attorney David Krintzman.
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