The Shannara Chronicles is an upcoming television series by MTV set to premiere in January 2016. The filming of 10-episodes series wrapped in New Zealand in June 2015, and the first trailer was debuted on July 10, 2015. Alfred Gough and Miles Millar created the series, based on the Shannara novels series. Stars are Ivana Baquero, Manu Bennett, Austin Butler, Poppy Drayton, and John Rhys-Davies.
The story revolves around the Shannara family, whose descendants are empowered with ancient magic and whose adventures continuously reshape the future of the world.