Co-created and written by Josh Flanagan, the new Rooster Teeth online series Day 5 debuts June 19 at (http://roosterteeth.com). The Austin-shot six-part series follows the survivors of a sleep epidemic that has killed untold millions. Survivors include Jesse C. Boyd’s drug addict Jake; Davi Jay’s commercial airline pilot Ellis; Stephanie Drapeau’s doctor Ally; and Walker Satterwhite’s teenager Sam. Day 5 co-creator Josh Flanagan also co-wrote the screenplay for Rooster Teeth’s feature film Lazer Team. He also will participate in ATX TV Festival panel “Rooster Teeth: Evolving Entertainment for a Digital Generation,” which will be held 12 p.m. June 10 at the Google Fiber Space, 201 Colorado St. The panel is open to both ATX TV Festival badge holders and the public.
Aired: June 9, 2016
Web sites: http://roosterteeth.com and http://atxfestival.com