Animal Kingdom TRAILER
About the series
The Animal Kingdom is an American based drama television series that was developed by Jonathan Lisco. The series is based on the Australian film by David Michôd who is the executive producer and Liz Watts. Animal Kingdom debuted on TNT on the 14th June 2016 and was again renewed for a second season on 6th July 2016. 13 episodes premiered on the 30th May 2017. On July 27, 2017, TNT changed the series for a third season that debuted on May 29, 2018. The first season of Animal Kingdom received various positive reviews. The Animal kingdom is known to be a darkly fascinating, although infrequently expected and complex family drama.
Background of the series
The series is centered on a 17-year-old boy who after his mother’s death moves in to live with the Cody’s who is a criminal family clan who are governed by Smurf. Ellen Barkin portrays the most critical role of Janine “Smurf” Cody, which has been played by Jackie Weaver in the 2010 film. Smurf is very protective of her family and also presents a borderline love towards the members of the family. Every son has a different father. She is accompanied by Scott Speedman, Shawn Hatosy, and various other actors.