See Footage From the Heavy Metal TV Series

You would think that the whole thing had become lost somewhere, but Metal Hurlant Chronicles (AKA ‘Heavy Metal‘) is very real. The series is described as follows: 

In the lineage of fantastic series such as Twilight Zone or The Outer Limits, Metal Hurlant Chronicles is the adaptation of the world renowned magazine of the same name. Discover the live versions of these exceptional comics by the writers of X MEN , BATMAN , SPIDERMAN , IRON MAN , GI JOE , STAR WARS , SUPERMAN, BLADE etc,… Fitted for the international market, each episode is 26 minutes long an is composed of one story involving Action, Heroic Fantasy, Science Fiction in english, directed by Guillaume LUBRANO.

We’ve got a look at some footage and photos from the series (via the official Facebook page) and you will notice a lot of familiar faces from other genre works like Scott Adkins, Michael Jai White, Rutger Hauer, James Marsters and Kelly Brook.

The series has already filmed two seasons that feature 12 half hour long episodes. While the show has found a home to air in France, it has yet to see the light of day in America, though that could change soon.